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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceTexas
County/ParishHaskell
Locality7 Miles N Of Haskell
Latitude33.15595
Longitude-99.7998
Institution CodeTtu
Collection CodeTtu-z
Catalog NumberTtu-z_048051
Collected ByO. Overton
Date Collected1971-10-30

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The Invertebrate Zoology collection (TTU-Z) of the Museum of Texas Tech University is international in scope with an emphasis on arthropods from semi-arid and arid lands, especially from North America. The collection consists primarily of insects, arachnids, and crustaceans. The pinned collection contains over 3,200 genera and 7,500 identified species. These counts are underestimated because they were made over a decade ago and the majority of the collection holdings have not been identified nor cataloged. The estimated minimal numbers are: Pinned Insects about 1 million individuals, Med/Vet Zoology about 75,000, Arachnids under 50,000, Miscellaneous groups under 1,000. At least 3 million specimens are retained as sealed, bulk specimens. These samples are mostly cataloged and are being split and labeled as time permits (motivated by researchers’ needs). There are currently slightly more than 800 type specimens (mostly paratypes) in the collection.

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Emailbenjamin.brandt@nau.edu
Namenone
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Emailbenjamin.brandt@nau.edu
Name James Cokendolpher
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Emailjames.cokendolpher@ttu.edu
Name Neil
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Emailnone
Name James Cokendolpher
RoleCollection Manager
Emailjames.cokendolpher@ttu.edu
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Taxonomy
Scientific NameXX
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumArthropoda
ClassInsecta
OrderColeoptera
FamilyScarabaeidae
Scientific Name AuthorsLatreille, 1802
Specimen
Catalog NumberTTU-Z_048051
Other Catalog NumbersTTU2001-019
Preparationsdry pinned
Individual Count1
Life Stageadult
Institution CodeTTU
Collection CodeTTU-Z
Occurrence IDTTU-Z_048051
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByO. Overton
Date Collected1971-10-30
Verbatim Date Collected10/30/1971
Year1971
Month10
Day30
Start Day of Year303
Locality
CountryUSA
State / ProvinceTexas
CountyHaskell
Continentnorth america
Locality7 miles N of Haskell
Decimal Latitude33.15595
Decimal Longitude-99.7998
Geodetic DatumWGS84
Georeferenced ByAlex Gregg
Other
Modified2014-06-14 00:00:00
ID920793
dwc:georeferenceSourcesgeoref batch tool 2014-03-05
dcterms:referenceshttp://symbiota4.acis.ufl.edu/scan/portal/collections/individual/index.php?occid=920793
symbiota:recordEnteredBydavid.randall
dwc:collectionIDd4e788b4-5d52-47a3-873e-227c6df49c7b
dcterms:rightsHolderMuseum of Texas Tech University
dwc:georeferenceVerificationStatusreviewed - high confidence
dcterms:accessRightsCC BY-NC (Attribution-Non-Commercial)
dwc:dispositionD-0029_00612: Kasey.Miller Feb
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