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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceTexas
County/ParishGalveston
LocalityGalveston
Latitude29.287670000000002
Longitude-94.81341
Institution CodeDmns
Collection CodeEnto
Catalog NumberZe.35263
Collected ByGaumer, G. C.
Date Collected1966-05-28

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Worldwide in scope though with a focus on the American West, the Entomology collection at the Denver Museum of Nature & Science comprises over 1,000,000 specimens and specimen lots. It 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 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. Frank Krell
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Taxonomy
Scientific NameHabroscelimorpha dorsalis venusta
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumArthropoda
ClassInsecta
OrderColeoptera
FamilyCarabidae
GenusHabroscelimorpha
Specific Epithetdorsalis
Infraspecific Epithetvenusta
Specimen
Identified ByWillis, H. L.
Date Identified1972
Catalog NumberZE.35263
Individual Count1
Life StageAdult
SexFemale
Institution CodeDMNS
Collection CodeEnto
Occurrence IDcbea066a-0496-456b-8600-3edbefac9624
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByGaumer, G. C.
Date Collected1966-05-28
Year1966
Month5
Day28
Start Day of Year148
Locality
CountryUnited States
State / ProvinceTexas
CountyGalveston
MunicipalityGalveston
Continentnorth america
LocalityGalveston
HabitatOpen sandy beach
Decimal Latitude29.28767
Decimal Longitude-94.81341
Coordinate Uncertainty In Meters8500
Geodetic DatumWGS84
Georeferenced ByGrinter, Chris
Other
Modified2017-12-07 13:00:50
ID7145321
dwc:datasetID7ddf754f-d193-4cc9-b351-99906754a03b
dwc:georeferenceSourcesGeoLocate
dwc:taxonID486821
symbiota:recordEnteredBycgrinter
dwc:collectionID610419d0-9c29-4a82-873e-14afbef0918f
dcterms:rightsHolderDenver Museum of Nature & Science
dcterms:referenceshttp://scan-bugs.org/portal/collections/individual/index.php?occid=7145321
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