UAM Fish Collection (Arctos)

Occurrence dataset published by University of Alaska Museum of the North

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UAM Fish Collection (Arctos)

Description

The UAM fish collection targets the freshwater and marine fish fauna of Alaska and nearby regions.The collection is part of the University of Alaska Museum within the University of Alaska Fairbanks. At present (2013), UAM fish collection holdings consist of approximately 6000 lots collected over the past five decades. The collection is the repository of oceanographic field surveys in the Bering, Chukchi and Beaufort seas along with freshwater material collected by researchers at the University of Alaska Fairbanks. More recently, the collection has been growing through the field efforts of state and federal agencies, as well as substantial transfers of lots from the privately held Point Stephens Research collection.

Temporal coverages

Living time period: 1950 to present

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Administrative contact
Andres Lopez
Curator of Fishes
University of Alaska Museum 907 Yukon Drive 99775-6960 Fairbanks AK United States
Metadata author
Andres Lopez
Curator of Fishes
University of Alaska Museum 907 Yukon Drive 99775-6960 Fairbanks AK United States
Originator
Andres Lopez
Curator of Fishes
University of Alaska Museum 907 Yukon Drive 99775-6960 Fairbanks AK United States

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University of Alaska Museum of the North

Publication Date

Jul 13, 2014

Registration Date

Apr 13, 2013

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Taxonomic Coverage

Actinopterygii, Cephalaspidomorphi, Chondrichthyes, Osteichthyes, Myxini.

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North America, North Pacific Ocean, Arctic Ocean, Asia, Europe.

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North America, North Pacific Ocean, Arctic Ocean, Asia, Europe.

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Point of contact
Dusty McDonald
Arctos Database Programmer
University of Alaska Museum
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John Wieczorek
Information Architect
Museum of Vertebrate Zoology at UC Berkeley
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