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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceAlaska
LocalityPeril Strait, Baranof Island, Alexander Archipelago
Latitude57.5311111111
Longitude-135.2705555556
Institution CodeMvz
Collection CodeMammal Specimens
Catalog Number262
Collected ByCollector(s): Frank Stephens
Date Collected1907-08-25

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The MVZ mammal collection is the fourth largest in the United States and the second largest such collection associated with a U.S. academic institution. It contains over 228,000 skin, skull, skeleton and fluid-preserved specimens. Over 33,700 are also represented by frozen or fluid preserved tissues. The collection includes 364 type specimens, making it the fourth largest collection of such specimens in the US. Karyotype (chromosome) preparations are available for ca. 4,000 rodent specimens. These consist of slides of chromosome preparations and, in some cases, black and white photos and/or 35 mm negatives of chromosome spreads. The mammal collection also houses large series of lab-raised specimens from research by Francis B. Sumner, Richard D. Sage, and William Z. Lidicker.

Contacts

Name Chris Conroy
RoleStaff Curator of Mammals
Emailondatra@berkeley.edu
Name Chris Conroy
RoleStaff Curator of Mammals
Emailondatra@berkeley.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 Eileen Lacey
RoleFaculty Curator of Mammals
Emailealacey@berkeley.edu
Name James Patton
RoleFaculty Curator of Mammals
Emailpatton@berkeley.edu
Name Chris Conroy
RoleStaff Curator of Mammals
Emailondatra@berkeley.edu
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Taxonomy
Scientific NameMicrotus oeconomus sitkensis
Higher ClassficationAnimalia; Chordata; Mammalia; Rodentia; Cricetidae; Arvicolinae; Merriam, 1897
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassMammalia
OrderRodentia
FamilyCricetidae
GenusMicrotus
Specific Epithetoeconomus
Infraspecific Epithetsitkensis
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Identified ByMuseum of Vertebrate Zoology, University of California, Berkeley
Date Identified1999-01-27
Previous IdentificationsMicrotus oeconomus sitkensis (accepted ID) identified by Museum of Vertebrate Zoology, University of California, Berkeley on 1999-01-27; method: legacy
Identification QualifierA
Catalog Number262
Other Catalog Numberscollector number=241
Preparationsskull; skin, study
Individual Count1
Sexfemale
Institution CodeMVZ
Collection CodeMammal specimens
Occurrence IDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/MVZ:Mamm:262?seid=306447
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByCollector(s): Frank Stephens
Collector Number241
Date Collected1907-08-25
Verbatim Date Collected25 Aug 1907
Year1907
Month08
Day25
End Day of Year237
Locality
CountryUnited States
State / ProvinceAlaska
Higher GeographyNorth America, United States, Alaska, Alexander Archipelago, Baranof Island
ContinentNorth America
Island GroupAlexander Archipelago
IslandBaranof Island
LocalityPeril Strait, Baranof Island, Alexander Archipelago
Verbatim LocalityPeril Strait, Baranof Island
Decimal Latitude57.5311111111
Decimal Longitude-135.2705555556
Georeference ProtocolMaNIS georeferencing guidelines
Verbatim Coordinates57d 31m 52s N/135d 16m 14s W
Location According ToYumiko Uchiro
Coordinate Uncertainty In Meters29034.175104
Geodetic DatumNorth American Datum 1927
Georeferenced ByYumiko Uchiro
Georeferenced Date2002-05-06 00:00:00.0
Other
Languageen
Modified2017-07-25 20:31:02.0
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dwc:identificationVerificationStatuslegacy
dcterms:referenceshttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/MVZ:Mamm:262
dwc:establishmentMeanswild caught
dwc:collectionIDurn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34904
dwc:georeferenceVerificationStatusunverified
dcterms:accessRightshttp://www.vertnet.org/resources/norms.html
dwc:dynamicPropertiessex=female
dwc:georeferenceSourcesAll Topo Maps Alaska
dcterms:licensehttp://creativecommons.org/publicdomain/zero/1.0/
dwc:organismIDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/MVZ:Mamm:262
dwc:institutionIDurn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34777
dwc:verbatimCoordinateSystemdeg. min. sec.
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