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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceMassachusetts
County/ParishSuffolk
LocalityThompson Island
Latitude42.3172222222
Longitude-71.0086111111
Institution CodeMcz
Collection CodeEnt
Catalog Number622398
Collected ByJessica Rykken
Date Collected2005-09-21

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The Museum of Comparative Zoology was founded in 1859 on the concept that collections are an integral and fundamental component of zoological research and teaching. This more than 150-year-old commitment remains a strong and proud tradition for the MCZ. The present-day MCZ contains over 21-million specimens in ten research collections which comprise one of the world's richest and most varied resources for studying the diversity of life. The museum serves as the primary repository for zoological specimens collected by past and present Harvard faculty-curators, staff and associates conducting research around the world. As a premier university museum and research institution, the specimens and their related data are available to researchers of the scientific and museum community.

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Name MCZ Harvard University
Rolenone
Emailnone
Name Paul J. Morris
RoleBiodiversity Informatics Manager
Emailbdim@oeb.harvard.edu
Name Paul J. Morris
RoleBiodiversity Informatics Manager
Emailmole@oeb.harvard.edu
Name Linda S. Ford
RoleDirector of Collections Operations
Emaillford@oeb.harvard.edu
Name Brendan Haley
RoleSenior Database Manager
Emailbhaley@oeb.harvard.edu
Name President and Fellows of Harvard College
RolePresident and Fellows
Emailnone
Name Brendan Haley
RoleSenior Database Manager
Emailbhaley@oeb.harvard.edu
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Taxonomy
Scientific NameCaenurgina erechtea
Higher ClassficationAnimalia Arthropoda Insecta Lepidoptera Erebidae Caenurgina erechtea
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumArthropoda
ClassInsecta
OrderLepidoptera
FamilyErebidae
GenusCaenurgina
Specific Epitheterechtea
Scientific Name Authors(Cramer)
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Identified ByMark Mello
Date Identified2011-12-31 00:00:00.0
Identification RemarksLabels: Specimen Notes: ; ARN
Catalog Number622398
Other Catalog NumbersBHI number=BHI-002104; field number=TH-NET V05
Preparationswhole animal (pinned)
Individual Count1
Institution CodeMCZ
Collection CodeEnt
Occurrence IDMCZ:Ent:622398
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByJessica Rykken
Field NumberTH-NET V05
Date Collected2005-09-21
Verbatim Date Collected21 September 2005
Start Day of Year0
Collection Remarkscollection: Boston Harbor Islands Collection
Locality
CountryUnited States
State / ProvinceMassachusetts
CountySuffolk
Higher GeographyNorth America: United States: Massachusetts: Suffolk
ContinentNorth America
LocalityThompson Island
Verbatim LocalityUSA: MA, Suffolk, Thompson Island, (TH-NET V05) 42°19'2''N, 71°0'31''W 21 September 2005, aerial net coll. J. Rykken
Decimal Latitude42.3172222222
Decimal Longitude-71.0086111111
Verbatim Latitude42d 19m 2s N
Verbatim Longitude71d 0m 31s W
Georeference Protocolnot recorded
Geodetic DatumWGS84
Georeferenced ByNeedham 6th Grade
Other
Languageen
Modified2017-05-01 10:05:54.0
IDMCZ:Ent:622398
dwc:georeferenceSourcesGPS
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dcterms:rightsHolderPresident and Fellows of Harvard College
dwc:georeferenceVerificationStatusunverified
dwc:dynamicProperties{"collection":"Boston Harbor Islands Collection"}
dwc:dispositionnot applicable
dwc:ownerInstitutionCodeMuseum of Comparative Zoology, Harvard University
dwc:institutionIDb4640710-8e03-11d8-b956-b8a03c50a862
dwc:verbatimCoordinateSystemdeg. min. sec.
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