UAM Invertebrate Collection (Arctos)

Latest version published by University of Alaska Museum of the North on Apr 9, 2024 University of Alaska Museum of the North
Publication date:
9 April 2024
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Marine and freshwater invertebrates (excluding aquatic insects) of Alaska and nearby regions. Holdings primarily consist of collections from oceanographic surveys in the Bering, Chukchi and Beaufort seas.

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 60 records.

1 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)

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

How to cite

Researchers should cite this work as follows:

UAM Marine Invertebrates, University of Alaska Museum, University of Alaska Fairbanks


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: 80ebe7f9-00ee-4fe3-80f6-303729cf5bac.  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.


Occurrence; Specimen; Occurrence


Andres Lopez
  • Metadata Provider
  • Originator
  • Point Of Contact
Curator of Fishes
University of Alaska Museum
907 Yukon Drive
99775-6960 Fairbanks
Laura Russell
  • Programmer
VertNet Programmer
David Bloom
  • Programmer
VertNet Coordinator
John Wieczorek
  • Programmer
Information Architect
Museum of Vertebrate Zoology at UC Berkeley
Dusty McDonald
  • Point Of Contact
Arctos Database Programmer
University of Alaska Museum

Geographic Coverage

North America, North Pacific Ocean, Arctic Ocean, Europe, South Pacific Ocean, Asia, Africa, Central America, South America, North Atlantic Ocean.

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

Taxonomic Coverage

No Description available

Temporal Coverage

Living Time Period 1948 to present

Additional Metadata

Alternative Identifiers 80ebe7f9-00ee-4fe3-80f6-303729cf5bac