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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceLouisiana
County/ParishSaint John The Baptist
LocalityLaplace
Latitude30.100476
Longitude-90.505788
Institution CodeTtu
Collection CodeTtu-z
Catalog NumberTtu-z_102317
Collected ByD. Pence

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http://www.nsrl.ttu.edu/collections/Invertebrates/index.htm

The Invertebrate Zoology collection (TTU-Z) of the Museum of Texas Tech University is international in scope with an emphasis on arthropods from semi-arid and arid lands, especially from North America. The collection consists primarily of insects, arachnids, and crustaceans. The pinned collection contains over 3,200 genera and 7,500 identified species. These counts are underestimated because they were made over a decade ago and the majority of the collection holdings have not been identified nor cataloged. The estimated minimal numbers are: Pinned Insects about 1 million individuals, Med/Vet Zoology about 75,000, Arachnids under 50,000, Miscellaneous groups under 1,000. At least 3 million specimens are retained as sealed, bulk specimens. These samples are mostly cataloged and are being split and labeled as time permits (motivated by researchers’ needs). There are currently slightly more than 800 type specimens (mostly paratypes) in the collection.

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Emailbenjamin.brandt@nau.edu
Namenone
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Emailbenjamin.brandt@nau.edu
Name James Cokendolpher
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Emailjames.cokendolpher@ttu.edu
Name Neil
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Name James Cokendolpher
RoleCollection Manager
Emailjames.cokendolpher@ttu.edu
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Taxonomy
Scientific NameTinaminyssus belepolskii
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumArthropoda
ClassArachnida
OrderMesostigmata
FamilyDermanyssidae
Specimen
Catalog NumberTTU-Z_102317
Other Catalog NumbersTTU2003-033
Preparationsslide, whole mount Hoyer's
Individual Count1
Institution CodeTTU
Collection CodeTTU-Z
Occurrence IDTTU-Z_102317
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Associated TaxaFlorida cocrulea (Ardeidae)
Collection Event
Collected ByD. Pence
Collector Number102317
Collection RemarksSM-5-16-17
Locality
CountryUSA
State / ProvinceLouisiana
CountySaint John The Baptist
Continentnorth america
LocalityLaPlace
Habitatnasal turbinates
Decimal Latitude30.100476
Decimal Longitude-90.505788
Coordinate Uncertainty In Meters8246
Georeferenced Byalex.gregg (2015-03-03 12:15:04)
Other
Modified2014-06-22 00:00:00
ID12893074
dwc:georeferenceSourcesgeoref batch tool 2015-03-03; GeoLocate
dcterms:referenceshttp://symbiota4.acis.ufl.edu/scan/portal/collections/individual/index.php?occid=12893074
symbiota:recordEnteredByCokendolpher, et al.
dwc:collectionIDd4e788b4-5d52-47a3-873e-227c6df49c7b
dcterms:rightsHolderMuseum of Texas Tech University
dwc:georeferenceVerificationStatusreviewed - high confidence
dcterms:accessRightsCC BY-NC (Attribution-Non-Commercial)
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