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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceOregon
LocalityAndrews (and), Terwilliger Hot Springs
Institution CodeRwmnh
Collection CodeTardigrades
Catalog NumberF008014
Collected ByBill Johansson
Date Collected2008-06-26

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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 NameTardigrada
Scientific Name AuthorsSpallanzani, 1777
Specimen
Identified ByErika Boreliz Alvarado
Catalog NumberF008014
PreparationsMolecular; preservative: Water
Institution CodeRWMNH
Collection CodeTardigrades
Occurrence IDD8AFA34E-3F1E-4FF1-8276-3F4C62721CDA
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByBill Johansson
Collector NumberWJHS-01
Date Collected2008-06-26
Verbatim Date Collected6/26/2008
Year2008
Month6
Day26
Start Day of Year178
Collection RemarksTube 4; picked by: Erika Boreliz Alvarado (2008-11-21)
Locality
CountryUSA
State / ProvinceOregon
Continentnorth america
LocalityAndrews (AND), Terwilliger Hot Springs
HabitatMoss; Tree Trunk
Verbatim Coordinates44'05.02 122'13.99
Other
Modified2017-01-12 03:18:21
ID25370
dcterms:referenceshttp://mywaterbears.org/portal/collections/individual/index.php?occid=25370
dwc:collectionID9ddb9f89-cdd5-4048-ac91-aa1cc0049358
dwc:dispositionduplicates elsewhere
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