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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceAlaska
LocalitySeward Peninsula, Cape Espenberg, Mouth Of Espenberg R., W Of Mouth
Latitude66.59
Longitude-163.97
Institution CodeUam
Collection CodePlant Specimens (ala)
Catalog Number68066
Collected ByCollector(s): Carolyn L. Parker, Alan R. Batten, Reidar Elven, Heidi Solstad
Date Collected2003-07-03

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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 NameMyosotis alpestris subsp. asiatica
Higher ClassficationPlantae; Tracheophyta; Magnoliopsida; Lamiales; Boraginaceae; Myosotis alpestris F.W.Schmidt subsp. asiatica Vestergr.
KingdomPlantae
PhylumTracheophyta
ClassMagnoliopsida
OrderLamiales
FamilyBoraginaceae
GenusMyosotis
Specific Epithetalpestris
Infraspecific Epithetsubsp. asiatica
Nomenclatural CodeICBN
Specimen
Identified Byunknown
Date Identified2004-10-18
Previous IdentificationsMyosotis alpestris subsp. asiatica (accepted ID) identified by unknown on 2004-10-18; method: legacy
Identification QualifierA
Catalog Number68066
Other Catalog NumbersALAAC=V144109; U. S. National Park Service accession=BELA-00090; U. S. National Park Service catalog=BELA 30375; original identifier=14270
Preparationswhole organism
Individual Count1
Institution CodeUAM
Collection CodePlant specimens (ALA)
Occurrence IDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/UAM:Herb:68066?seid=494525
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByCollector(s): Carolyn L. Parker, Alan R. Batten, Reidar Elven, Heidi Solstad
Date Collected2003-07-03
Verbatim Date Collected2003/07/03
Year2003
Month07
Day03
End Day of Year184
Locality
CountryUnited States
State / ProvinceAlaska
Higher GeographyNorth America, United States, Alaska, Kotzebue Quad, Bering Land Bridge National Park
ContinentNorth America
LocalitySeward Peninsula, Cape Espenberg, mouth of Espenberg R., W of mouth
Verbatim LocalitySeward Peninsula, Cape Espenberg, mouth of Espenberg R., W of mouth
Habitatrecent and ancient dune ridges and swales, semi-stabilized dunes, Leymus-forb meadow
Decimal Latitude66.59
Decimal Longitude-163.97
Maximum Elevation in Meters8
Minimum Elevation in Meters0
Georeference Protocolnot recorded
Verbatim Coordinates66.59/-163.97
Location According ToAlan R. Batten
Coordinate Uncertainty In Meters3615
Geodetic Datumunknown
Georeferenced ByAlan R. Batten
Georeferenced Date2004-10-18 00:00:00.0
Other
Languageen
Modified2016-04-18 09:51:09.0
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dwc:identificationVerificationStatuslegacy
dwc:establishmentMeanswild caught
dwc:georeferenceVerificationStatusunverified
dwc:dynamicPropertiesnumber of labels=3
dwc:georeferenceSourcesunknown
dcterms:licensehttp://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc/3.0
dwc:organismIDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/UAM:Herb:68066
dcterms:referenceshttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/UAM:Herb:68066
dwc:institutionIDurn:lsid:biocol.org:col:15621
dwc:verbatimCoordinateSystemdecimal degrees
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