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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceAlaska
LocalityDall Isl.
Latitude54.9992
Longitude-133.01501
Institution CodeUam
Collection CodeInsect Specimens
Catalog Number232069
Collected ByCollector(s): Derek S. Sikes
Date Collected2011-07-12

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The UAM Insect collection is the northern-most facility of its kind in the United States. 98.5% of our records are from Alaska. Although a young collection (begun in 2000), we have recently surpassed 200,000 records representing over 1 million specimens (as of June 2014), making this collection the fourth largest in the US in entomology with data served to iDigBio. Over 99% of these records have been georeferenced. Over 75% of the pinned collection has been databased; approximately 10% of the wet collection has been databased. At least one specimen of every lowest identification, in both the pinned and wet collections, has been databased so we have a complete online taxon inventory of the collection. 136,257 specimens have been identified to the species level - these represent 2,869 species (23% are apparent new records for the state). Coleoptera, Odonata, and Hymenoptera are the most well-curated groups. 56,187 of these specimen records have been cited or otherwise used in 38 peer-reviewed publications. Please use this DOI to cite this collection / dataset: http://dx.doi.org/doi:10.7299/X75D8S0H

Contacts

Name Derek Sikes
RoleCurator of Insects
Emaildssikes@alaska.edu
Name Derek Sikes
RoleCurator of Insects
Emaildssikes@alaska.edu
Name Laura Russell
RoleVertNet Programmer
Emaillarussell@vertnet.org
Name David Bloom
RoleVertNet Coordinator
Emaildbloom@vertnet.org
Name John Wieczorek
RoleInformation Architect
Emailtuco@berkeley.edu
Name Dusty McDonald
RoleArctos Database Programmer
Emaildlmcdonald@alaska.edu
Name Derek Sikes
RoleCurator of Insects
Emaildssikes@alaska.edu
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Taxonomy
Scientific NameEmpididae
Higher ClassficationAnimalia; Arthropoda; Insecta; Diptera; ;
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumArthropoda
ClassInsecta
OrderDiptera
FamilyEmpididae
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Identified BySayde Ridling
Date Identified2013-02-07
Previous IdentificationsEmpididae (accepted ID) identified by Sayde Ridling on 2013-02-07; method: student
Arthropoda identified by Casey Bickford on 2012; method: student
Identification QualifierA
Catalog Number232069
Other Catalog Numbersbarcode=UAM100332740
Preparationswhole organism (pinned)
Individual Count1
Sexunknown
Institution CodeUAM
Collection CodeInsect specimens
Occurrence IDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/UAM:Ento:232069?seid=1914877
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByCollector(s): Derek S. Sikes
Date Collected2011-07-12
Verbatim Date Collected12July 2011
Year2011
Month07
Day12
End Day of Year193
Sampling Protocolsweep
Locality
CountryUnited States
State / ProvinceAlaska
Higher GeographyNorth America, United States, Alaska
ContinentNorth America
LocalityDall Isl.
Verbatim LocalityDall Isl.
Habitatsubalpine veg 2:20-3pm
Decimal Latitude54.9992
Decimal Longitude-133.01501
Maximum Elevation in Meters581
Minimum Elevation in Meters581
Georeference ProtocolMaNIS georeferencing guidelines
Location Remarksphoto 2087-2088 - DSS, 2011DSS045
Verbatim Coordinates54.9992/-133.01501
Location According ToDerek S. Sikes
Coordinate Uncertainty In Meters103
Geodetic DatumWorld Geodetic System 1984
Georeferenced ByDerek S. Sikes
Georeferenced Date2011-07-12 00:00:00.0
Other
Languageen
Modified2016-05-23 22:34:05.0
IDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/UAM:Ento:232069?seid=1914877
dwc:identificationVerificationStatusstudent
dwc:establishmentMeanswild caught
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dwc:georeferenceVerificationStatuschecked by collector
dwc:dynamicPropertiessex=unknown
dwc:georeferenceSourcesGPS
dcterms:licensehttp://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/
dwc:organismIDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/UAM:Ento:232069
dcterms:referenceshttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/UAM:Ento:232069
dwc:institutionIDurn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34847
dwc:verbatimCoordinateSystemdecimal degrees
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