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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceCalifornia
LocalityBay Area, Uc Berkeley
Latitude37.870883
Longitude-122.2654
Institution CodeRwmnh
Collection CodeTardigrades
Catalog NumberF004078
Collected ByStephanie Kierejczyk
Date Collected2008-03-17

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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 NameRamazzottius
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumTardigrada
ClassEutardigrada
OrderParachela
FamilyRamazzottiidae
GenusRamazzottius
Scientific Name AuthorsBinda and Pilato, 1987
Specimen
Identified ByStephanie Calloway
Catalog NumberF004078
PreparationsSlidemount; preservative: PVA
Institution CodeRWMNH
Collection CodeTardigrades
Occurrence ID18F08DA0-3D8F-4C82-AD44-6465E22CD472
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByStephanie Kierejczyk
Collector NumberUCBK-01
Date Collected2008-03-17
Verbatim Date Collected3/17/2008
Year2008
Month3
Day17
Start Day of Year77
Collection Remarksslide 4; picked by: Stephanie Calloway (2008-03-24)
Locality
CountryUSA
State / ProvinceCalifornia
Continentnorth america
LocalityBay Area, UC Berkeley
HabitatLichen; tree
Decimal Latitude37.870883
Decimal Longitude-122.2654
Verbatim Coordinates37.52 253 122.15 924
Other
Modified2017-01-12 03:18:21
ID34095
dwc:collectionID9ddb9f89-cdd5-4048-ac91-aa1cc0049358
dwc:dispositionduplicates elsewhere
dcterms:referenceshttp://mywaterbears.org/portal/collections/individual/index.php?occid=34095
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