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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceAlaska
LocalitySalmon Fork Black R., Keele Range, Ridge 3.9 Km Se Of Vabm White, N Of River, Shoulder Of Ridge N Of Hill '3485', Site 2
Latitude66.61666667
Longitude-141.116667
Institution CodeUam
Collection CodePlant Specimens (ala)
Catalog Number131993
Collected ByCollector(s): Rob Lipkin
Date Collected1991-06-08

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The Herbarium (ALA) at the University of Alaska Museum is the major regional herbarium in Alaska and part of a network of similar collections with an interest in the origin and evolution of the circumpolar flora. ALA contains more than 260,000 specimens of vascular and non-vascular plants. Data for the Vascular Plant and Cryptogam collections are managed separately in Arctos. Much of our understanding of Ice Age Beringia is based on botanical specimens, the largest collection of which is housed at ALA. Our recent acquisition from Iowa State University of the J. P. Anderson Collection (32,000 specimens on permanent loan) forms a significant part of this story. This collection of arctic and boreal plants, which contains 67 nomenclatural type specimens, formed the basis for much of Anderson’s seminal work, The Flora of Alaska. The botanical collection also includes plants from other states, Canada, Greenland, Fennoscandia, Japan, and Russia and provides a basis for teaching and research. Our botanical collection can be viewed and searched through the Arctos database and includes high resolution images of 163,000 herbarium sheets, online representation of 190,000 holdings, and inclusion of all holdings in an object-tracking system (barcode labeling).

Contacts

Name Steffi Ickert-Bond
RoleCurator of the Herbarium (ALA)
Emailsmickertbond@alaska.edu
Name Steffi Ickert-Bond
RoleCurator of the Herbarium (ALA)
Emailsmickertbond@alaska.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 Jordan Metzgar
RoleCollection Manager, Herbarium
Emailjsmetzgar@alaska.edu
Name Alan Batten
RoleResearch Associate, Herbarium
Emailfnarb@uaf.edu
Name Steffi Ickert-Bond
RoleCurator of the Herbarium (ALA)
Emailsmickertbond@alaska.edu
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Taxonomy
Scientific NamePhlox alaskensis
Higher ClassficationPlantae; Tracheophyta; Magnoliopsida; Ericales; Polemoniaceae; Jordal
KingdomPlantae
PhylumTracheophyta
ClassMagnoliopsida
OrderEricales
FamilyPolemoniaceae
GenusPhlox
Specific Epithetalaskensis
Infraspecific Epithetalaskensis
Nomenclatural CodeICBN
Specimen
Identified Byunknown
Date Identified1991-06-08
Previous IdentificationsPhlox alaskensis (accepted ID) identified by unknown on 1991-06-08; method: legacy
Identification QualifierA
Catalog Number131993
Other Catalog NumbersALAAC=V161694; original identifier=91-3
Preparationswhole organism
Individual Count1
Institution CodeUAM
Collection CodePlant specimens (ALA)
Occurrence IDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/UAM:Herb:131993?seid=948330
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Associated TaxaDryas octopetala, Carex scirpoidea, C. glacialis, Lesquerella calderi
Collection Event
Collected ByCollector(s): Rob Lipkin
Date Collected1991-06-08
Verbatim Date Collected08-Jun-1991
Year1991
Month06
Day08
End Day of Year159
Locality
CountryUnited States
State / ProvinceAlaska
Higher GeographyNorth America, United States, Alaska, Black River Quad
ContinentNorth America
LocalitySalmon Fork Black R., Keele Range, ridge 3.9 km SE of VABM White, N of river, shoulder of ridge N of hill '3485', Site 2
Verbatim LocalitySalmon Fork Black R., Keele Range, ridge 3.9 km SE of VABM White, N of river, shoulder of ridge N of hill '3485', Site 2
Habitatsparsely vegetated (<5% cover) limestone outcrops and rubble slope
Decimal Latitude66.61666667
Decimal Longitude-141.116667
Maximum Elevation in Meters850
Minimum Elevation in Meters850
Georeference Protocolnot recorded
Verbatim Coordinates66.61666667/-141.116667
Location According Tounknown
Geodetic Datumunknown
Georeferenced Byunknown
Georeferenced Date2007-12-03 00:00:00.0
Other
Languageen
Modified2014-05-13 16:53:01.0
IDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/UAM:Herb:131993?seid=948330
dwc:identificationVerificationStatuslegacy
dwc:establishmentMeanswild caught
dwc:georeferenceVerificationStatusunverified
dwc:dynamicPropertiesnumber of labels=1
dwc:georeferenceSourcesunknown
dcterms:licensehttp://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc/3.0
dwc:organismIDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/UAM:Herb:131993
dcterms:referenceshttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/UAM:Herb:131993
dwc:institutionIDurn:lsid:biocol.org:col:15621
dwc:verbatimCoordinateSystemdecimal degrees
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