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UAM Insect Observations (Arctos)

Latest version published by University of Alaska Museum of the North on Nov 1, 2018 University of Alaska Museum of the North

This dataset is pulled from the literature, other non-digitized collections, and databases. It is restricted to Alaskan non-marine arthropod records. Most records are not georeferenced.

Data Records

The data in this occurrence resource has been published as a Darwin Core Archive (DwC-A), which is a standardized format for sharing biodiversity data as a set of one or more data tables. The core data table contains 29,752 records. 2 extension data tables also exist. An extension record supplies extra information about a core record. The number of records in each extension data table is illustrated below.

  • Occurrence (core)
    29752
  • ResourceRelationship 
    29752
  • Multimedia 
    426

This IPT archives the data and thus serves as the data repository. The data and resource metadata are available for download in the downloads section. The versions table lists other versions of the resource that have been made publicly available and allows tracking changes made to the resource over time.

Downloads

Download the latest version of this resource data as a Darwin Core Archive (DwC-A) or the resource metadata as EML or RTF:

Data as a DwC-A file download 31,731 records in English (4 MB) - Update frequency: unknown
Metadata as an EML file download in English (7 KB)
Metadata as an RTF file download in English (6 KB)

Versions

The table below shows only published versions of the resource that are publicly accessible.

How to cite

Researchers should cite this work as follows:

University of Alaska Museum Observation data (non-marine arthropods)

Rights

Researchers should respect the following rights statement:

The publisher and rights holder of this work is University of Alaska Museum of the North. This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution (CC-BY) 4.0 License.

GBIF Registration

This resource has been registered with GBIF, and assigned the following GBIF UUID: ecca1a3e-3b7d-4229-8a7a-d106997e6d03.  University of Alaska Museum of the North publishes this resource, and is itself registered in GBIF as a data publisher endorsed by U.S. Geological Survey.

Keywords

Occurrence; Observation

Contacts

Who created the resource:

Derek Sikes
Curator of Insects
University of Alaska Museum 907 Yukon Drive 99775-6960 Fairbanks AK US
http://www.akentsoc.org/the_fauna/checklist

Who can answer questions about the resource:

Derek Sikes
Curator of Insects
University of Alaska Museum 907 Yukon Drive 99775-6960 Fairbanks AK US
http://www.akentsoc.org/the_fauna/checklist

Who filled in the metadata:

Derek Sikes
Curator of Insects
University of Alaska Museum 907 Yukon Drive 99775-6960 Fairbanks AK US
http://www.akentsoc.org/the_fauna/checklist

Who else was associated with the resource:

Programmer
Laura Russell
VertNet Programmer
Programmer
David Bloom
VertNet Coordinator
Programmer
John Wieczorek
Information Architect
Museum of Vertebrate Zoology at UC Berkeley
Point Of Contact
Dusty McDonald
Arctos Database Programmer
University of Alaska Museum
http://arctos.database.museum

Geographic Coverage

North America, Asia

Bounding Coordinates South West [-90, -180], North East [90, 180]

Taxonomic Coverage

Insecta, Arachnida, Entognatha, Chilopoda, Branchiopoda, Malacostraca, Maxillopoda, Diplopoda, Pauropoda, Crustacea, Turbellaria, Ostracoda

Class  Insecta

Temporal Coverage

Living Time Period 1800 to present

Additional Metadata

Alternative Identifiers ecca1a3e-3b7d-4229-8a7a-d106997e6d03
http://ipt.vertnet.org:8080/ipt/resource?r=uamobs_ento