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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceArizona
County/ParishPima Co
LocalityOrgan Pipe Cactus National Monument; Organ Pipe Cactus Natl Mon Nps Ajo Visitor Center
Latitude32.08776
Longitude-112.90588
Institution CodeDmns
Collection CodeDmns
Catalog NumberZa.24580
Collected ByHenderson L

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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 NameApollophanes texanus
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumArthropoda
ClassArachnida
OrderAraneae
FamilyPhilodromidae
GenusApollophanes
Specific Epithettexanus
Scientific Name AuthorsBanks
Specimen
Identified ByJennings D T
Date Identified2008
Catalog NumberZA.24580
Other Catalog Numbers2008-146
Life StageJUVENILE 2, FEMALE 3, MALE 3
Institution CodeDMNS
Collection CodeDMNS
Occurrence ID13ff79fe-c57d-46df-aac5-9a4f629bd67e
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByHenderson L
Date Collected1972-01-00
Verbatim Date CollectedJanuary 1972
Year1972
Month1
Day0
Locality
CountryUnited States
State / ProvinceArizona
CountyPima Co
Continentnorth america
LocalityOrgan Pipe Cactus National Monument; Organ Pipe Cactus Natl Mon NPS Ajo visitor Center
Decimal Latitude32.08776
Decimal Longitude-112.90588
Minimum Elevation in Meters525
Verbatim Elevation525 m
Verbatim CoordinatesN 32.087760 W 112.905880
Geodetic DatumWGS84
Other
Modified2017-06-28 15:36:18
ID466026
dcterms:referenceshttp://symbiota4.acis.ufl.edu/scan/portal/collections/individual/index.php?occid=466026
dwc:collectionID722da3b7-73fe-41b6-b1c9-8801accd20f3
dcterms:rightsHolderDenver Museum of Nature & Science
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