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Specimen Record

ContinentArctic Ocean
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceTexas
County/ParishJackson
LocalityEdna
Latitude28.9783
Longitude-96.6458
Institution CodeKu
Collection CodeSemc
Catalog Number506342
Collected ByBeamer, Lucy
Date Collected1953-05-07

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SEMC (Snow Entomological Museum Collection) comprises nearly 5 million pinned insect specimens. Our strengths are Apoidea, Neotropical Coleoptera (especially Staphylinidae, Hydrophiloidea, and Chrysomoloidea), Mecoptera, and fossil insects. We have digitized approximately 800,000 individual specimens (mostly Apoidea and Staphylinidae, Orthoptera, and various other smaller families).

Contacts

Name Jennifer Thomas
RoleAssistant Collection Manager
Emailjct@ku.edu
Name Jennifer Thomas
RoleAssistant Collection Manager
Emailjct@ku.edu
Name Michael Engel
RoleCurator in Charge
Emailmsengel@ku.edu
Name Caroline Chaboo
RoleCurator
Emailcschaboo@ku.edu
Name Andrew Short
RoleCurator
Emailaezshort@ku.edu
Name Laura Russell
RoleVertNet Programmer
Emaillarussell@ku.edu
Name Zack Falin
RoleCollection Manager
Emailksem@ku.edu
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Taxonomy
Scientific NameMegachile (Sayapis) policaris
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumArthropoda
ClassInsecta
OrderHymenoptera
FamilyMegachilidae
GenusMegachile
Specific Epithetpolicaris
Specimen
Identified Byunknown
Catalog Number506342
PreparationsPinned - 1
Life Stageadult
Institution CodeKU
Collection CodeSEMC
Occurrence ID35880f90-1ed6-11e3-bfac-90b11c41863e
Dataset NameSnow Entomological Museum Collection
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Associated Mediahttp://biimages.biodiversity.ku.edu/static/Entomology/originals/sp61363621875856707832.att.JPG
Collection Event
Collected ByBeamer, Lucy
Date Collected1953-05-07
Year1953
Month5
Day7
Locality
CountryUnited States
State / ProvinceTexas
CountyJackson
Higher GeographyUnited States, Texas, Jackson
ContinentNearctic
LocalityEdna
Decimal Latitude28.9783
Decimal Longitude-96.6458
Other
Modified2010-10-19 10:38:48.0
ID35880f90-1ed6-11e3-bfac-90b11c41863e
dcterms:accessRightshttp://biodiversity.ku.edu/research/university-kansas-biodiversity-institute-data-publication-and-use-norms
dwc:subgenus(Sayapis)
dcterms:licensehttp://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/deed.en_US
dwc:institutionIDhttp://grbio.org/cool/iakn-125z
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