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Specimen Record

ContinentSouth America
CountryVenezuela
State/ProvinceAmazonas
LocalityS. Puerto Ayacucho, Campamento Nacamtur
Latitude5.6045
Longitude-67.5822833
Institution CodeKu
Collection CodeSemc
Catalog Number827556
Collected ByShort, Andrew
Date Collected2007-09-14

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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 NameOocyclus petra
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumArthropoda
ClassInsecta
OrderColeoptera
FamilyHydrophilidae
GenusOocyclus
Specific Epithetpetra
Specimen
Type StatusParatype
Identified ByShort, Andrew
Date Identified2010
Catalog Number827556
PreparationsPinned - 1
Institution CodeKU
Collection CodeSEMC
Occurrence ID1e0b857b-1ed6-11e3-bfac-90b11c41863e
Dataset NameSnow Entomological Museum Collection
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByShort, Andrew
Date Collected2007-09-14
Year2007
Month9
Day14
Locality
CountryVenezuela
State / ProvinceAmazonas
Higher GeographyVenezuela, Amazonas
ContinentNeotropical
LocalityS. Puerto Ayacucho, Campamento Nacamtur
Decimal Latitude5.6045000
Decimal Longitude-67.5822833
Georeference ProtocolGPS
Geodetic DatumWGS84
Other
Modified2010-10-18 03:28:31.0
ID1e0b857b-1ed6-11e3-bfac-90b11c41863e
dcterms:accessRightshttp://biodiversity.ku.edu/research/university-kansas-biodiversity-institute-data-publication-and-use-norms
dcterms:licensehttp://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/deed.en_US
dwc:eventRemarksisolated rock seepage on outcrop
dwc:institutionIDhttp://grbio.org/cool/iakn-125z
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