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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceColorado
County/ParishDouglas
LocalityWest Glendale Farm O S
Latitude39.490833
Longitude-104.869444
Institution CodeDmns
Collection CodeArac
Catalog NumberZa.11753
Collected ByMorrison, Buzz
Date Collected2004-07-21

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Worldwide in scope though with a focus on the American West, the Arachnology collection at the Denver Museum of Nature & Science comprises over 50,000 specimen lots and is growing every year. The holdings include primary types and paratypes. Holdings are particularly strong in Colorado species and in Solifugae, with 13 primary types and 65 paratypes. The Colorado Spider Survey, initiated at DMNS in 1999, has vastly expanded our knowledge of the Colorado spider fauna. The collection is housed in the Avenir Collections Center - an onsite state-of-the-art museum collections facility.

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Emailbenjamin.brandt@nau.edu
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Name Dr. Paula Cushing
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Taxonomy
Scientific NameMecaphesa coloradensis
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumArthropoda
ClassArachnida
OrderAraneae
FamilyThomisidae
GenusMecaphesa
Specific Epithetcoloradensis
Scientific Name Authors(Gertsch, 1933)
Specimen
Identified ByHaas, Francis X.
Date Identified2005
Catalog NumberZA.11753
Other Catalog Numbers2004-23
Individual Count1
Life Stageadult
Sexfemale
Institution CodeDMNS
Collection CodeArac
Occurrence ID0dab965b-0441-404d-bf27-822166395511
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByMorrison, Buzz
Date Collected2004-07-21
Verbatim Date Collected21 July 2004
Year2004
Month7
Day21
Start Day of Year203
Sampling ProtocolSweep Net
Collection Remarks1050, ; 3
Locality
CountryUnited States
State / ProvinceColorado
CountyDouglas
Continentnorth america
LocalityWest Glendale Farm O S
HabitatPlains, scrub oak, cacti, peachleaf, willow
Decimal Latitude39.490833
Decimal Longitude-104.869444
Minimum Elevation in Meters1831
Verbatim Elevation6007 ft
Verbatim CoordinatesN 39 29 27 W 104 52 10
Geodetic DatumWGS84
Other
Modified2017-07-14 15:24:22
ID452227
dwc:datasetID7ddf754f-d193-4cc9-b351-99906754a03b
dwc:taxonID359697
dwc:collectionID722da3b7-73fe-41b6-b1c9-8801accd20f3
dcterms:rightsHolderDenver Museum of Nature & Science
dcterms:referenceshttp://scan-bugs.org/portal/collections/individual/index.php?occid=452227
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