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Specimen Record

CountryIvory Coast
State/ProvinceZanzan
LocalityComoé National Park, Near Lola Camp
Latitude8.750556
Longitude-3.8161110000000003
Institution CodeDmns
Collection CodeDmns
Catalog NumberZe.6432
Collected BySchmitt, Thomas
Date Collected1997-06-04

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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 NameGymnopleurus puncticollis
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumArthropoda
ClassInsecta
OrderColeoptera
FamilyScarabaeidae
GenusGymnopleurus
Specific Epithetpuncticollis
Scientific Name AuthorsGillet, 1909
Specimen
Identified ByKrell, Frank-Thorsten
Date Identified2009
Catalog NumberZE.6432
Other Catalog Numbers2007-67
Individual Count1
Life Stageadult
Institution CodeDMNS
Collection CodeDMNS
Occurrence ID1bc19ac1-60ae-434f-99cd-dec02bae4821
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected BySchmitt, Thomas
Date Collected1997-06-04
Verbatim Date Collected4.vi.1997
Year1997
Month6
Day4
Start Day of Year155
Sampling Protocoldead Pelmatojulus tigrinus
Collection Remarks'DC259'; ex-collection Frank-T. Krell
Locality
CountryIvory Coast
State / ProvinceZanzan
LocalityComoé National Park, near Lola Camp
Habitatsavanna
Decimal Latitude8.750556
Decimal Longitude-3.816111
Minimum Elevation in Meters193
Verbatim Coordinates3° 48' 58'' W, 8° 45' 2'' N
Geodetic DatumWGS84
Georeferenced Bylabel
Other
Modified2015-01-08 14:34:43
ID915082
dwc:georeferenceSourcesGoogle Earth (for elevation)
symbiota:recordEnteredBybettman
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=915082
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