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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceTexas
County/ParishHockley
LocalitySmyer
Latitude30.03462
Longitude-95.85434
Institution CodeTtu
Collection CodeTtu-z
Catalog NumberTtu-z_201484
Collected ByR. Harris
Date Collected1976-04-04

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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
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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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Name James Cokendolpher
RoleCollection Manager
Emailjames.cokendolpher@ttu.edu
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Taxonomy
Scientific NameCoccinellidae
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumArthropoda
ClassInsecta
OrderColeoptera
FamilyCoccinellidae
Scientific Name AuthorsLatreille, 1807
Specimen
Identification QualifierR. Harris
Catalog NumberTTU-Z_201484
Preparationsdry pointed
Individual Count1
Life Stageadult
Institution CodeTTU
Collection CodeTTU-Z
Occurrence IDTTU-Z_201484
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByR. Harris
Collector Number1976
Date Collected1976-04-04
Verbatim Date Collected4/4/1976
Year1976
Month4
Day4
Start Day of Year95
Sampling Protocoldry pointed
Locality
CountryUSA
State / ProvinceTexas
CountyHockley
Continentnorth america
LocalitySmyer
Decimal Latitude30.03462
Decimal Longitude-95.85434
Georeference Protocolreviewed - high confidence
Verbatim CoordinatesWGS84
Geodetic DatumWGS84
Georeferenced ByAlex Gregg
Other
Languagepe
Modified6677-00-00 00:00:00
ID849786
dwc:georeferenceSourcesgeoref batch tool 2014-04-04
dcterms:referenceshttp://symbiota4.acis.ufl.edu/scan/portal/collections/individual/index.php?occid=849786
dwc:establishmentMeansadult
symbiota:recordEnteredByukawai
dwc:collectionIDd4e788b4-5d52-47a3-873e-227c6df49c7b
dcterms:rightsHolderMuseum of Texas Tech University
dwc:georeferenceVerificationStatusreviewed - high confidence
dcterms:accessRightsCC BY-NC (Attribution-Non-Commercial)
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