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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceTexas
County/ParishKnox
LocalitySam Leverton's
Latitude33.633661
Longitude-99.749878
Institution CodeTtu
Collection CodeTtu-z
Catalog NumberTtu-z_102740
Collected ByJ. Stone

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http://www.nsrl.ttu.edu/collections/Invertebrates/index.htm

The Invertebrate Zoology collection (TTU-Z) of the Museum of Texas Tech University is international in scope with an emphasis on arthropods from semi-arid and arid lands, especially from North America. The collection consists primarily of insects, arachnids, and crustaceans. The pinned collection contains over 3,200 genera and 7,500 identified species. These counts are underestimated because they were made over a decade ago and the majority of the collection holdings have not been identified nor cataloged. The estimated minimal numbers are: Pinned Insects about 1 million individuals, Med/Vet Zoology about 75,000, Arachnids under 50,000, Miscellaneous groups under 1,000. At least 3 million specimens are retained as sealed, bulk specimens. These samples are mostly cataloged and are being split and labeled as time permits (motivated by researchers’ needs). There are currently slightly more than 800 type specimens (mostly paratypes) in the collection.

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Emailbenjamin.brandt@nau.edu
Namenone
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Emailbenjamin.brandt@nau.edu
Name James Cokendolpher
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Emailjames.cokendolpher@ttu.edu
Name Neil
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Name James Cokendolpher
RoleCollection Manager
Emailjames.cokendolpher@ttu.edu
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Taxonomy
Scientific NamePulex simulans
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumArthropoda
ClassInsecta
OrderSiphonaptera
FamilyPulicidae
GenusPulex
Specific Epithetsimulans
Scientific Name AuthorsBaker
Specimen
Catalog NumberTTU-Z_102740
Other Catalog NumbersTTU2003-033
Preparationsslide, whole mount Balsam
Individual Count1
Life Stageadult
Sexmale
Institution CodeTTU
Collection CodeTTU-Z
Occurrence IDTTU-Z_102740
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Associated TaxaFelis rufus (Felidae), female
Collection Event
Collected ByJ. Stone
Field Numberhost # S-75-28
Collection RemarksSM-6-12-20
Locality
CountryUSA
State / ProvinceTexas
CountyKnox
Continentnorth america
LocalitySam Leverton's
Habitatskin
Decimal Latitude33.633661
Decimal Longitude-99.749878
Coordinate Uncertainty In Meters29272
Georeferenced Byadrian.rodriquez (2016-05-04 14:04:29)
Other
Modified2015-01-08 00:00:00
ID12893220
dwc:georeferenceSourcesgeoref batch tool 2016-05-04; GeoLocate
symbiota:recordEnteredByCokendolpher, et al.
dwc:collectionIDd4e788b4-5d52-47a3-873e-227c6df49c7b
dcterms:rightsHolderMuseum of Texas Tech University
dcterms:referenceshttp://symbiota4.acis.ufl.edu/scan/portal/collections/individual/index.php?occid=12893220
dwc:georeferenceVerificationStatusreviewed - high confidence
dcterms:accessRightsCC BY-NC (Attribution-Non-Commercial)
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