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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceColorado
County/ParishDelta Co
LocalityCrawford S P; Crawford State Park N Entrance
Latitude38.695278
Longitude-107.59888900000001
Institution CodeDmns
Collection CodeDmns
Catalog NumberZa.5584
Collected ByRyan J
Date Collected1999-07-31

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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 NameNeoscona arabesca
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumArthropoda
ClassArachnida
OrderAraneae
FamilyAraneidae
GenusNeoscona
Specific Epithetarabesca
Scientific Name Authors(Walckenaer)
Specimen
Identified ByCushing, Paula E.
Date Identified2002
Catalog NumberZA.5584
Other Catalog Numbers1999-74
Sexmale
Institution CodeDMNS
Collection CodeDMNS
Occurrence IDecff7eaa-01db-404d-b47d-95aaf1f81515
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByRyan J
Date Collected1999-07-31
Verbatim Date Collected31 July 1999
Year1999
Month7
Day31
Start Day of Year212
Collection Remarks11:00-12:00
Locality
CountryUnited States
State / ProvinceColorado
CountyDelta Co
Continentnorth america
LocalityCrawford S P; Crawford State Park N Entrance
Decimal Latitude38.695278
Decimal Longitude-107.598889
Verbatim CoordinatesN 38 41 43 W 107 35 56
Geodetic DatumWGS84
Other
Modified2017-06-28 15:36:18
ID473565
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dcterms:rightsHolderDenver Museum of Nature & Science
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