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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceColorado
County/ParishJefferson Co
LocalityMt Morrison In Red Rocks Park Off Hwy 93
Latitude39.671444
Longitude-105.208611
Institution CodeDmns
Collection CodeArac
Catalog NumberZa.5945
Collected ByMorrison, Buzz
Date Collected2002-05-28

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Worldwide in scope though with a focus on the American West, the Arachnology collection at the Denver Museum of Nature & Science comprises over 50,000 specimen lots and is growing every year. The holdings include primary types and paratypes. Holdings are particularly strong in Colorado species and in Solifugae, with 13 primary types and 65 paratypes. The Colorado Spider Survey, initiated at DMNS in 1999, has vastly expanded our knowledge of the Colorado spider fauna. The collection is housed in the Avenir Collections Center - an onsite state-of-the-art museum collections facility.

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Name Dr. Paula Cushing
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Taxonomy
Scientific NameMecaphesa californica
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumArthropoda
ClassArachnida
OrderAraneae
FamilyThomisidae
GenusMecaphesa
Specific Epithetcalifornica
Scientific Name Authors(Banks, 1896)
Specimen
Identified ByHaas, Francis X.
Date Identified2003
Catalog NumberZA.5945
Other Catalog Numbers2002-19
Sexmale
Institution CodeDMNS
Collection CodeArac
Occurrence IDefcc62eb-d823-4717-99a6-b4c3f02703a6
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByMorrison, Buzz
Date Collected2002-05-28
Verbatim Date Collected28 May 2002
Year2002
Month5
Day28
Start Day of Year148
Sampling ProtocolBeat Sheet
Collection Remarkssheet 15:50 hr 23 deg C; 31
Locality
CountryUnited States
State / ProvinceColorado
CountyJefferson Co
Continentnorth america
LocalityMt Morrison in Red Rocks Park off Hwy 93
HabitatAspen Sruce Mt Mahogany Juniper
Decimal Latitude39.671444
Decimal Longitude-105.208611
Verbatim Elevation6525 hr
Verbatim CoordinatesN 39 40 17.2 W 105 12 31.0
Geodetic DatumWGS84
Other
Modified2017-06-28 15:36:18
ID473926
dwc:datasetID7ddf754f-d193-4cc9-b351-99906754a03b
dwc:taxonID359693
dwc:collectionID722da3b7-73fe-41b6-b1c9-8801accd20f3
dcterms:rightsHolderDenver Museum of Nature & Science
dcterms:referenceshttp://scan-bugs.org/portal/collections/individual/index.php?occid=473926
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