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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceTexas
County/ParishKimble
LocalityTexas Tech University Center, Junction
Latitude30.02392
Longitude-99.12689
Institution CodeTtu
Collection CodeTtu-z
Catalog NumberTtu-z_202903
Collected ByG. Camilo
Date Collected1987-08-01

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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
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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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Specimen
Catalog NumberTTU-Z_202903
Preparationsdry pinned
Individual Count1
Institution CodeTTU
Collection CodeTTU-Z
Occurrence IDTTU-Z_202903
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByG. Camilo
Collector Number202903
Date Collected1987-08-01
Verbatim Date Collected1-VIII-1987
Year1987
Month8
Day1
Start Day of Year213
Locality
CountryUSA
State / ProvinceTexas
CountyKimble
Continentnorth america
LocalityTexas Tech University Center, Junction
Habitatpasture
Decimal Latitude30.02392
Decimal Longitude-99.12689
Geodetic DatumWGS84
Georeferenced ByAlex Gregg (2014-05-20 12:32:27)
Other
Modified2015-01-08 00:00:00
ID12589739
dwc:georeferenceSourcesgeoref batch tool 2014-05-20
dcterms:referenceshttp://symbiota4.acis.ufl.edu/scan/portal/collections/individual/index.php?occid=12589739
symbiota:recordEnteredByluis.tirado
dwc:collectionIDd4e788b4-5d52-47a3-873e-227c6df49c7b
dcterms:rightsHolderMuseum of Texas Tech University
dwc:georeferenceVerificationStatusreviewed - high confidence
dcterms:accessRightsCC BY-NC (Attribution-Non-Commercial)
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