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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceAlaska
LocalityFinger Mountain
Latitude66.357667
Longitude-150.461433
Institution CodeRwmnh
Collection CodeTardigrades
Catalog NumberF010303
Collected ByCarl Johansson
Date Collected2008-07-22

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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 NameMacrobiotus hufelandi
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumTardigrada
ClassEutardigrada
OrderParachela
FamilyMacrobiotidae
GenusMacrobiotus
Specific Epithethufelandi
Scientific Name AuthorsC.A.S. Schultze, 1834
Specimen
Identified ByErika Boreliz Alvarado
Catalog NumberF010303
PreparationsSlidemount; preservative: PVA
Institution CodeRWMNH
Collection CodeTardigrades
Occurrence IDC5DC93EF-042B-4CF3-A140-3C93B278AC14
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByCarl Johansson
Collector NumberFIMT-05
Date Collected2008-07-22
Verbatim Date Collected7/22/2008
Year2008
Month7
Day22
Start Day of Year204
Collection RemarksSlide 9; picked by: Erika Boreliz Alvarado (2009-08-04)
Locality
CountryUSA
State / ProvinceAlaska
Continentnorth america
LocalityFinger Mountain
HabitatMoss; Granite
Decimal Latitude66.357667
Decimal Longitude-150.461433
Verbatim Coordinates66'21.46 150'27.686
Other
Modified2017-01-12 03:18:21
ID34131
dwc:collectionID9ddb9f89-cdd5-4048-ac91-aa1cc0049358
dwc:dispositionduplicates elsewhere
dcterms:referenceshttp://mywaterbears.org/portal/collections/individual/index.php?occid=34131
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