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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceColorado
County/ParishMesa Co
LocalityDolores River At West Creek
Latitude38.677778
Longitude-108.975833
Institution CodeDmns
Collection CodeDmns
Catalog NumberZa.15823
Collected BySlater C
Date Collected2003-05-01

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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.

Contacts

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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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Emailnone
Name Dr. Frank Krell or Dr. Paula Cushing
RoleCollection Manager
Emailfrank.krell@dmns.org; paula.cushing@dmns.org
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Taxonomy
Scientific NamePardosa sternalis
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumArthropoda
ClassArachnida
OrderAraneae
FamilyLycosidae
GenusPardosa
Specific Epithetsternalis
Scientific Name Authors(Thorell)
Specimen
Identified BySlowik, Jozef
Date Identified2007
Catalog NumberZA.15823
Other Catalog Numbers2003-15
Individual Count1
Life Stageadult
Sexfemale
Institution CodeDMNS
Collection CodeDMNS
Occurrence ID64ce5880-2d54-4b2b-b6a9-79e1ebd66053
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected BySlater C
Date Collected2003-05-01
Verbatim Date Collected1 May 2003
Year2003
Month5
Day1
Start Day of Year121
Locality
CountryUnited States
State / ProvinceColorado
CountyMesa Co
Continentnorth america
LocalityDolores River at West Creek
Decimal Latitude38.677778
Decimal Longitude-108.975833
Minimum Elevation in Meters1463
Verbatim Elevation4800 ft
Verbatim CoordinatesN 38 40 40 W 108 58 33
Geodetic DatumWGS84
Georeference Remarksreferenced for altitude only
Other
Modified2017-06-28 15:36:18
ID456290
dwc:georeferenceSourcesTopoZone
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dcterms:rightsHolderDenver Museum of Nature & Science
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