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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceColorado
County/ParishWashington Co
LocalityRoad Gg
Latitude40.16
Longitude-103.21
Institution CodeDmns
Collection CodeDmns
Catalog NumberZa.28364
Collected ByL. Kerzicnik
Date Collected2005-08-30

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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 NameSchizocosa mccooki
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumArthropoda
ClassArachnida
OrderAraneae
FamilyLycosidae
GenusSchizocosa
Specific Epithetmccooki
Scientific Name Authors(Montgomery)
Specimen
Identified ByL. Kerzicnik
Date Identified2009
Catalog NumberZA.28364
Other Catalog Numbers2007-134
Individual Count1
Life Stageadult
Sexfemale
Institution CodeDMNS
Collection CodeDMNS
Occurrence IDfc22059b-67cf-4549-b956-037eae42c826
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByL. Kerzicnik
Date Collected2005-08-30
Verbatim Date Collected30 August 2005
Year2005
Month8
Day30
Start Day of Year242
Sampling ProtocolPitfall Trap
Collection RemarksTrap: 5,6; ; 3488
Locality
CountryUnited States
State / ProvinceColorado
CountyWashington Co
MunicipalityAkron
Continentnorth america
LocalityRoad GG
Decimal Latitude40.16
Decimal Longitude-103.21
Minimum Elevation in Meters1420
Verbatim Elevation1420.67 m
Verbatim Coordinates40.16,-103.21
Geodetic DatumWGS84
Other
Modified2017-06-28 15:36:18
ID470301
dcterms:referenceshttp://symbiota4.acis.ufl.edu/scan/portal/collections/individual/index.php?occid=470301
dwc:collectionID722da3b7-73fe-41b6-b1c9-8801accd20f3
dcterms:rightsHolderDenver Museum of Nature & Science
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