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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceCalifornia
LocalitySanta Monica Mountain Recreation (smmr), Peter Strauss Ranch
Latitude34.1
Longitude-118.766667
Institution CodeRwmnh
Collection CodeTardigrades
Catalog NumberF009276
Collected ByStephanie Calloway
Date Collected2009-02-13

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This material is based on work supported by the National Science Foundation under Grant Nos. DEB 0640959, 0640847, and 0641051. Any opinions, findings and conclusions or recommendations expressed in this material are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the views of the National Science Foundation. Field collections of habitats thought to contain tardigrades were made throughout the Long Term Ecological Research Sites (LTER’s) in the United States from 2007 – 2012. Other areas, both nationally and internationally were opportunistically sampled. Samples were processed at Fresno City College with identifications being done by FCC undergraduate students, supervised by Dr. Randy Miller, and Carl Johansson, with DNA being done at BYU on selected samples. Over 15,000 tardigrades were collected and processed during that time. Slides are distributed between FCC’s Robinson – Winter Museum of Natural History, Bohart Museum, and the Philadelphia Academy of Sciences.

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Taxonomy
Scientific NameRamazzottius
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumTardigrada
ClassEutardigrada
OrderParachela
FamilyRamazzottiidae
GenusRamazzottius
Scientific Name AuthorsBinda and Pilato, 1987
Specimen
Identified ByStephanie Calloway
Catalog NumberF009276
PreparationsMolecular; preservative: Water
Institution CodeRWMNH
Collection CodeTardigrades
Occurrence IDF20C678B-CE61-4FF3-BE33-9D4F4E326DCE
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByStephanie Calloway
Collector NumberPSCJ-04
Date Collected2009-02-13
Verbatim Date Collected2/13/2009
Year2009
Month2
Day13
Start Day of Year44
Collection RemarksTube (1); picked by: Stephanie Calloway (2009-05-13)
Locality
CountryUSA
State / ProvinceCalifornia
Continentnorth america
LocalitySanta Monica Mountain Recreation (SMMR), Peter Strauss Ranch
HabitatMoss; Tree- Quercus agrifolia
Decimal Latitude34.1
Decimal Longitude-118.766667
Verbatim Coordinates34'06.81 118'46.83
Other
Modified2017-01-12 03:18:21
ID23693
dwc:collectionID9ddb9f89-cdd5-4048-ac91-aa1cc0049358
dwc:dispositionduplicates elsewhere
dcterms:referenceshttp://mywaterbears.org/portal/collections/individual/index.php?occid=23693
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