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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceIllinois
County/ParishVermilion
LocalityGeorgetown
Latitude39.975
Longitude-87.636
Institution CodeInhs
Collection CodeInsect Collection
Catalog NumberInsect Collection 84926
Date Collected1930-04-10

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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 Grinter
RoleInsect Collection Manager
Emailcgrinter@illinois.edu
Name Christopher Dietrich
RoleInsect Systematist
Emailchdietri@illinois.edu
Name R. Edward DeWalt
RoleAquatic Entomologist
Emaildewalt@illinois.edu
Name Dmitry Dmitriev
RoleInsect Systematist
Emailarboridia@gmail.com
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Taxonomy
Scientific NameAndrena (Larandrena) miserabilis Cresson 1872
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumArthropoda
ClassInsecta
OrderHymenoptera
FamilyAndrenidae
GenusAndrena
Specific Epithetmiserabilis
Scientific Name AuthorsCresson
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Identified ByD.W. Ribble
Date Identified1966
Catalog NumberInsect Collection 84926
PreparationsPin
Individual Count1
Sex1 male
Institution CodeINHS
Collection CodeInsect Collection
Occurrence IDhttp://biocoll.inhs.illinois.edu/Insect%20Collection/Insect%20Collection%2084926
Dataset NameIllinois Natural History Survey
Basis of RecordPreserved Specimen
Collection Event
Date Collected1930-4-10
Locality
CountryUnited States
State / ProvinceIllinois
CountyVermilion
Continentnorth america
LocalityGeorgetown
Decimal Latitude39.975
Decimal Longitude-87.636
Verbatim Elevation201 m
Coordinate Uncertainty In Meters10000
Other
Languageen
Modified2008-4-9
dwc:taxonID13846
dwc:subgenusLarandrena
dwc:institutionID75
dwc:datasetID225
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