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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceAlaska
LocalityBonanza Creek, Evergreen Forest
Latitude64.705417
Longitude-148.323983
Institution CodeRwmnh
Collection CodeTardigrades
Catalog NumberF010438
Collected ByEric Linder
Date Collected2008-07-26

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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 NameEchiniscus
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumTardigrada
ClassHeterotardigrada
OrderEchiniscoidea
FamilyEchiniscidae
GenusEchiniscus
Scientific Name AuthorsC.A.S. Schultze, 1840
Specimen
Identified ByStephanie Calloway
Catalog NumberF010438
PreparationsMolecular; preservative: Water
Institution CodeRWMNH
Collection CodeTardigrades
Occurrence ID9BC1938A-4BF6-4BDF-8E9A-212B49C2CB3A
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByEric Linder
Collector NumberBCEL-02
Date Collected2008-07-26
Verbatim Date Collected7/26/2008
Year2008
Month7
Day26
Start Day of Year208
Collection Remarkstube (1); picked by: Stephanie Calloway (2009-08-06)
Locality
CountryUSA
State / ProvinceAlaska
Continentnorth america
LocalityBonanza Creek, Evergreen Forest
HabitatLichen; Spruce Tree
Decimal Latitude64.705417
Decimal Longitude-148.323983
Verbatim Coordinates64.42'325 148.19'439
Other
Modified2017-01-12 03:18:21
ID20202
dwc:datasetID7ddf754f-d193-4cc9-b351-99906754a03b
dwc:collectionID9ddb9f89-cdd5-4048-ac91-aa1cc0049358
dwc:dispositionduplicates elsewhere
dcterms:referenceshttp://mywaterbears.org/portal/collections/individual/index.php?occid=20202
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