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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceTexas
County/ParishJack
LocalityPerrin
Latitude33.21341
Longitude-98.17383
Institution CodeTtu
Collection CodeTtu-z
Catalog NumberTtu-z_062745
Collected ByJanet Miller
Date Collected1977-08-20

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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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Specimen
Catalog NumberTTU-Z_062745
Preparationsdry pinned
Individual Count1
Life Stageadult
Institution CodeTTU
Collection CodeTTU-Z
Occurrence IDTTU-Z_062745
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByJanet Miller
Date Collected1977-08-20
Verbatim Date CollectedAug. 20, 1977
Year1977
Month8
Day20
Start Day of Year232
Locality
CountryUSA
State / ProvinceTexas
CountyJack
Continentnorth america
LocalityPerrin
Decimal Latitude33.21341
Decimal Longitude-98.17383
Geodetic DatumWGS84
Georeferenced ByAlex Gregg (2014-04-24 12:20:04)
Other
Modified2014-06-14 00:00:00
ID919937
dwc:georeferenceSourcesgeoref batch tool 2014-04-24
dcterms:referenceshttp://symbiota4.acis.ufl.edu/scan/portal/collections/individual/index.php?occid=919937
symbiota:recordEnteredBydavid.randall
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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