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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceColorado
County/ParishTeller Co
LocalityFlorissant Fossil Beds National Monument
Latitude38.907222
Longitude-105.290556
Institution CodeDmns
Collection CodeDmns
Catalog NumberZa.15467
Collected ByBrierfield A
Date Collected2000-06-27

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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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Emailnone
Name Dr. Frank Krell or Dr. Paula Cushing
RoleCollection Manager
Emailfrank.krell@dmns.org; paula.cushing@dmns.org
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Taxonomy
Scientific NamePardosa distincta
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumArthropoda
ClassArachnida
OrderAraneae
FamilyLycosidae
GenusPardosa
Specific Epithetdistincta
Scientific Name Authors(Blackwall)
Specimen
Identified BySlowik, Jozef
Date Identified2007
Catalog NumberZA.15467
Other Catalog Numbers2000-8
Individual Count3
Life Stageadult
Sexfemale
Institution CodeDMNS
Collection CodeDMNS
Occurrence IDc8551565-4942-4f30-b18c-7f7444aa04a9
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByBrierfield A
Date Collected2000-06-27
Verbatim Date Collected27 June 2000
Year2000
Month6
Day27
Start Day of Year179
Sampling ProtocolCasual
Collection Remarks12:30-13:30
Locality
CountryUnited States
State / ProvinceColorado
CountyTeller Co
Continentnorth america
LocalityFlorissant Fossil Beds National Monument
Habitatponderosa pine forest
Decimal Latitude38.907222
Decimal Longitude-105.290556
Minimum Elevation in Meters2621
Verbatim Elevation8600 ft.
Verbatim CoordinatesN 38 54 26 W 105 17 26
Geodetic DatumWGS84
Other
Modified2017-06-28 15:36:18
ID455934
dwc:datasetID7ddf754f-d193-4cc9-b351-99906754a03b
dwc:collectionID722da3b7-73fe-41b6-b1c9-8801accd20f3
dcterms:rightsHolderDenver Museum of Nature & Science
dcterms:referenceshttp://symbiota4.acis.ufl.edu/scan/portal/collections/individual/index.php?occid=455934
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