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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceIllinois
County/ParishWinnebago
LocalityPecatonica
Latitude42.314
Longitude-89.359
Institution CodeInhs
Collection CodeInsect Collection
Catalog NumberInsect Collection 455023
Date Collected1974-09-13

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http://wwx.inhs.illinois.edu/collections/insect

The insect collection at the Survey now houses over 7,000,000 curated specimens. The growth and wide-ranging scope of this collection can be credited to the diverse interests of the systematists who have spent all or part of their career at the Survey. Scientists such as Stephen A. Forbes, the first Director of the State Laboratory and Chief of the Natural History Survey; Theodore Frison, who succeeded Forbes; and H. H. Ross, who directed the intense systematics studies of the faunistic section for 40 years, placed considerable emphasis on enlarging the insect collection. These insects document the changing landscape and environmental conditions of the world. The INHS insect collection is one of the largest in North America. The most recent size estimate was done in 1992. The heavy concentration of specimens from the last third of the 1800s also makes this one of North America's oldest insect and related arthropod collections. The INHS Insect Collection includes more than 13,000 primary types (syntypes inclusive). Because of size, historical holdings, and wide breadth of coverage in certain groups, the collection is an important national and worldwide resource.

Contacts

Name Dmitry Dmitriev
RoleInsect Systematist
Emailarboridia@gmail.com
Name Dmitry Dmitriev
RoleInsect Systematist
Emailarboridia@gmail.com
Name Dmitry Dmitriev
RoleInsect Systematist
Emailarboridia@gmail.com
Name Christopher Dietrich
RoleInsect Systematist
Emailchdietri@illinois.edu
Name R. Edward DeWalt
RoleAquatic Entomologist
Emaildewalt@illinois.edu
Name Tommy McElrath
RoleInsect Collection Manager
Emailthreece67@gmail.com
Name Dmitry Dmitriev
RoleInsect Systematist
Emailarboridia@gmail.com

Citation

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http://biocoll.inhs.illinois.edu/Insect%20Collection/Insect%20Collection%20455023. Insect Collection 455023. Illinois Natural History Survey Insect Collection. . http://portal.idigbio.org/portal/recordsets/dde625e8-cc2a-4877-9ec4-0b8a20dfded9. Accessed on October 23, 2018.
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Taxonomy
Scientific NameHymenoptera
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumArthropoda
ClassInsecta
OrderHymenoptera
Familygryllidae
Genushymenoptila
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Catalog NumberInsect Collection 455023
PreparationsVial
Individual Count4
Life Stage4 juveniles
Institution CodeINHS
Collection CodeInsect Collection
Occurrence IDhttp://biocoll.inhs.illinois.edu/Insect%20Collection/Insect%20Collection%20455023
Dataset NameIllinois Natural History Survey
Basis of RecordPreserved Specimen
Collection Event
Date Collected1974-9-13
Locality
CountryUnited States
State / ProvinceIllinois
CountyWinnebago
Continentnorth america
LocalityPecatonica
Decimal Latitude42.314
Decimal Longitude-89.359
Verbatim Elevation235 m
Coordinate Uncertainty In Meters10000
Other
Languageen
Modified2008-4-10
dwc:datasetID225
dwc:taxonID27016
dwc:institutionID75
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