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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceColorado
County/ParishElbert
LocalityEast Side Of Bijou Creek
Latitude39.54063
Longitude-104.29
Institution CodeDmns
Collection CodeEnto
Catalog NumberZe.34067
Collected ByKrell, Frank-thorsten; Et Al.
Date Collected2012-05-26

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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.

Contacts

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Emailbenjamin.brandt@nau.edu
Namenone
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Emailbenjamin.brandt@nau.edu
Name Dr. Frank Krell
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Emailfrank.krell@dmns.org
Name Neil
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Emailnone
Name Dr. Frank Krell
RoleCollection Manager
Emailfrank.krell@dmns.org
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Taxonomy
Scientific NameAphodius
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumArthropoda
ClassInsecta
OrderColeoptera
FamilyScarabaeidae
GenusAphodius
Scientific Name AuthorsIlliger, 1798
Specimen
Identified ByKrell, Frank-Thorsten
Date Identified2014
Identification Qualifierspecies TBD
Catalog NumberZE.34067
Other Catalog Numbers2012-77
Individual Count1
Life Stageadult
Institution CodeDMNS
Collection CodeEnto
Occurrence IDb6fc9a81-935c-48ad-9202-64d186f65751
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByKrell, Frank-Thorsten; et al.
Date Collected2012-05-26
Verbatim Date Collected26.v.2012
Year2012
Month5
Day26
Start Day of Year147
Sampling Protocolbison dung
Collection RemarksBBP 5.12-4
Locality
CountryUnited States
State / ProvinceColorado
CountyElbert
Continentnorth america
Localityeast side of Bijou Creek
Decimal Latitude39.54063
Decimal Longitude-104.29
Minimum Elevation in Meters1677
Verbatim Coordinates39.54063° N, 104.29000° W
Georeferenced ByBettman, David J.
Other
Modified2017-12-07 13:00:50
ID7145275
dwc:datasetID0938172b-2086-439c-a1dd-c21cb0109ed5
dwc:georeferenceSourceslabel, Google Earth (elevation only)
dcterms:referenceshttp://scan-bugs.org/portal/collections/individual/index.php?occid=7145275
dwc:taxonID4804
symbiota:recordEnteredByadavis
dwc:collectionID610419d0-9c29-4a82-873e-14afbef0918f
dcterms:rightsHolderDenver Museum of Nature & Science
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