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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceColorado
County/ParishDouglas Co
LocalityCastlewood Canyon S P; Franktown Off Hwy 86 On Rd. 51 Upper Plains
Latitude39.352778
Longitude-104.76583300000001
Institution CodeDmns
Collection CodeDmns
Catalog NumberZa.13358
Collected ByMorrison, Buzz
Date Collected2002-09-10

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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 NameAgelenopsis oklahoma
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumArthropoda
ClassArachnida
OrderAraneae
FamilyAgelenidae
GenusAgelenopsis
Specific Epithetoklahoma
Scientific Name Authors(Gertsch)
Specimen
Identified BySlowik, Jozef
Date Identified2006
Catalog NumberZA.13358
Other Catalog Numbers2002-19
Individual Count1
Life Stageadult
Sexfemale
Institution CodeDMNS
Collection CodeDMNS
Occurrence ID2fdb9fd7-ba8b-4d4b-a503-b27987e10f79
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByMorrison, Buzz
Date Collected2002-09-10
Verbatim Date Collected10 September 2002
Year2002
Month9
Day10
Start Day of Year253
Collection Remarks1255 hr; 7
Locality
CountryUnited States
State / ProvinceColorado
CountyDouglas Co
Continentnorth america
LocalityCastlewood Canyon S P; Franktown off Hwy 86 on Rd. 51 Upper Plains
HabitatPonderosa Scrub Oak, Cedar
Decimal Latitude39.352778
Decimal Longitude-104.765833
Minimum Elevation in Meters1815
Verbatim Elevation5956 ft.
Verbatim CoordinatesN 39 21 10 W 104 45 57
Geodetic DatumWGS84
Other
Modified2017-06-28 15:36:18
ID453829
dwc:datasetID7ddf754f-d193-4cc9-b351-99906754a03b
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=453829
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