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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceColorado
County/ParishGarfield Co
Locality809 Cedar Dr 81650
Latitude39.538889
Longitude-107.671944
Institution CodeDmns
Collection CodeDmns
Catalog NumberZa.5960
Collected ByPotter K M

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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.

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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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Name Dr. Frank Krell or Dr. Paula Cushing
RoleCollection Manager
Emailfrank.krell@dmns.org; paula.cushing@dmns.org
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Taxonomy
Scientific NameBassaniana utahensis
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumArthropoda
ClassArachnida
OrderAraneae
FamilyThomisidae
GenusBassaniana
Specific Epithetutahensis
Scientific Name Authors(Gertsch)
Specimen
Identified ByHaas, Francis X.
Date Identified2003
Catalog NumberZA.5960
Other Catalog Numbers2002-19
Individual Count1
Sexfemale
Institution CodeDMNS
Collection CodeDMNS
Occurrence ID58e88743-bf40-495a-919e-156046074d81
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByPotter K M
Date Collected2001-05-00
Verbatim Date CollectedMay to Aug 2001
Year2001
Month5
Day0
End Day of Year-31
Sampling ProtocolCasual
Locality
CountryUnited States
State / ProvinceColorado
CountyGarfield Co
MunicipalityRifle
Continentnorth america
Locality809 Cedar Dr 81650
Decimal Latitude39.538889
Decimal Longitude-107.671944
Minimum Elevation in Meters1615
Verbatim Elevation5300 ft
Verbatim CoordinatesN 39 32 20 W 107 40 19
Geodetic DatumWGS84
Other
Modified2017-06-28 15:36:18
ID473941
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dcterms:rightsHolderDenver Museum of Nature & Science
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