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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceCalifornia
County/ParishOrange
LocalityLimestone Canyon
Latitude33.73582
Longitude-117.68776000000001
Institution CodeDmns
Collection CodeDmns
Catalog NumberZa.31733
Collected ByUsgs San Diego
Date Collected2001-01-01

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Worldwide in scope though with a focus on the American West, the Entomology and Arachnology collections at the Denver Museum of Nature & Science collectively comprise over 1,000,000 specimens and specimen lots. The Entomology collection contains over 950,000 specimens, with Coleoptera (750,000+ specimens) and Lepidoptera (130,000+ specimens) as primary foci. The holdings include at least 18 primary types and 150 paratypes, and dates of collection span from 1878 to the present. The dung beetle collection is the largest in the United States, and our scarab holdings are particularly strong in African as well as regional material. The Colorado Scarab Survey and the Colorado Microlepidoptera Survey, both long-term projects initiated and conducted by DMNS, are steadily growing our regional holdings and our knowledge of the Colorado fauna. The Arachnology collection, with over 55,000 vials of specimens and specimen lots, is the sixth largest in the United States. Holdings are particularly strong in Colorado species and in Solifugae, with 13 primary types and 65 paratypes. The Colorado Spider Survey, initiated at DMNS and now in its 16th year, has vastly expanded our knowledge of the Colorado spider fauna. At the end of 2014, the Entomology collection moved to a new, state-of-the-art collections facility in the south wing of the museum; the Arachnology collection will be moving to the new facility in 2016.

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Emailbenjamin.brandt@nau.edu
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Emailbenjamin.brandt@nau.edu
Name Dr. Frank Krell or Dr. Paula Cushing
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Emailfrank.krell@dmns.org; paula.cushing@dmns.org
Name Neil
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Name Dr. Frank Krell or Dr. Paula Cushing
RoleCollection Manager
Emailfrank.krell@dmns.org; paula.cushing@dmns.org
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Taxonomy
Scientific NameAnuroctonus pococki
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumArthropoda
ClassArachnida
OrderScorpiones
FamilyIuridae
GenusAnuroctonus
Specific Epithetpococki
Scientific Name AuthorsSoleglad & Fet, 2004
Specimen
Identified BySissom, W. David
Date Identified2013
Catalog NumberZA.31733
Other Catalog Numbers2013-160
Individual Count1
Institution CodeDMNS
Collection CodeDMNS
Occurrence IDd4bf9b66-5689-45b1-b1ce-c2e8b7b52c03
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByUSGS San Diego
Collector NumberASID8/28/2013 9:04:18 AMASID
Field NumberLIM-A3
Date Collected2001-01-01
Verbatim Date Collected2001-01-11
Year2001
Month1
Day1
Start Day of Year1
End Day of Year11
Sampling ProtocolPitfall Trap Array 14
Locality
CountryUnited States
State / ProvinceCalifornia
CountyOrange
Continentnorth america
LocalityLimestone Canyon
Decimal Latitude33.73582
Decimal Longitude-117.68776
Geodetic DatumNAD83
Other
Modified2017-07-05 10:14:22
ID12463716
dcterms:referenceshttp://symbiota4.acis.ufl.edu/scan/portal/collections/individual/index.php?occid=12463716
dwc:collectionID722da3b7-73fe-41b6-b1c9-8801accd20f3
dcterms:rightsHolderDenver Museum of Nature & Science
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