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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceColorado
County/ParishSaguache Co
LocalityBaca Ranch
Latitude37.90944400000001
Longitude-105.643611
Institution CodeDmns
Collection CodeDmns
Catalog NumberZa.12972
Collected ByCushing, Paula E.
Date Collected2006-07-01

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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 NamePhilodromus rufus
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumArthropoda
ClassArachnida
OrderAraneae
FamilyPhilodromidae
GenusPhilodromus
Specific Epithetrufus
Scientific Name AuthorsWalckenaer
Specimen
Identified BySlowik, Jozef
Date Identified2006
Catalog NumberZA.12972
Individual Count2
Life Stageadult
Sexfemale
Institution CodeDMNS
Collection CodeDMNS
Occurrence ID9cea2a8d-0455-4574-a8e6-7a8ba965c854
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByCushing, Paula E.
Date Collected2006-07-01
Verbatim Date Collected1 July 2006
Year2006
Month7
Day1
Start Day of Year182
Sampling ProtocolBeat
Collection Remarks1420-1525
Locality
CountryUnited States
State / ProvinceColorado
CountySaguache Co
Continentnorth america
LocalityBaca Ranch
Habitatpinion/juniper
Decimal Latitude37.909444
Decimal Longitude-105.643611
Minimum Elevation in Meters2477
Verbatim Elevation8128 ft
Verbatim CoordinatesN 37 54 34 W 105 38 37
Geodetic DatumWGS84
Other
Modified2017-06-28 15:36:18
ID453445
dwc:collectionID722da3b7-73fe-41b6-b1c9-8801accd20f3
dcterms:rightsHolderDenver Museum of Nature & Science
dcterms:referenceshttp://symbiota4.acis.ufl.edu/scan/portal/collections/individual/index.php?occid=453445
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