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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceAlaska
LocalityCrow's Creek Trail
Latitude61.033333
Longitude-149.116667
Institution CodeRwmnh
Collection CodeTardigrades
Catalog NumberF009705
Collected ByCarleigh Takemoto
Date Collected2008-07-30

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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 NameHypsibius pallidus
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumTardigrada
ClassEutardigrada
OrderParachela
FamilyHypsibiidae
GenusHypsibius
Specific Epithetpallidus
Scientific Name AuthorsThulin, 1911
Specimen
Identified ByStephanie Calloway
Catalog NumberF009705
PreparationsMolecular; preservative: Water
Institution CodeRWMNH
Collection CodeTardigrades
Occurrence IDB70CA2B1-B6E8-455F-B216-AC729E6B1A81
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByCarleigh Takemoto
Collector NumberCRCT-05
Date Collected2008-07-30
Verbatim Date Collected7/30/2008
Year2008
Month7
Day30
Start Day of Year212
Collection Remarkstube (1); picked by: Stephanie Calloway (2009-06-29)
Locality
CountryUSA
State / ProvinceAlaska
Continentnorth america
LocalityCrow's Creek Trail
HabitatLichen; Volcanic Rock
Decimal Latitude61.033333
Decimal Longitude-149.116667
Verbatim Coordinates61'02.18 149'07.30
Other
Modified2017-01-12 03:18:21
ID31979
dwc:collectionID9ddb9f89-cdd5-4048-ac91-aa1cc0049358
dwc:dispositionduplicates elsewhere
dcterms:referenceshttp://mywaterbears.org/portal/collections/individual/index.php?occid=31979
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