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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceTexas
County/ParishMoore
Locality20 Mi Se Of Dumas
Latitude29.06337
Longitude-98.98132000000001
Institution CodeTtu
Collection CodeTtu-z
Catalog NumberTtu-z_020857
Collected ByD.p. Bartell; Rb, Ac, Kn, Jm
Date Collected1978-07-12

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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
Name James Cokendolpher
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Emailjames.cokendolpher@ttu.edu
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Taxonomy
Scientific NameCrematogaster punctulata
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumArthropoda
ClassInsecta
OrderHymenoptera
FamilyFormicidae
GenusCrematogaster
Specific Epithetpunctulata
Scientific Name AuthorsEmery, 1895
Specimen
Identified ByJ.V. Moody
Catalog NumberTTU-Z_020857
Other Catalog NumbersTTU1997-058
Preparations70% ethanol
Individual Count50
Life StageAdult
SexWorker
Institution CodeTTU
Collection CodeTTU-Z
Occurrence IDTTU-Z_020857
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByD.P. Bartell; RB, AC, KN, JM
Collector Number20857
Date Collected1978-07-12
Verbatim Date Collected12-VII-78
Year1978
Month7
Day12
Start Day of Year193
Collection RemarksCremat. (in river bed), level
Locality
CountryUSA
State / ProvinceTexas
CountyMoore
Continentnorth america
Locality20 mi SE of Dumas
Habitatsparse weeds; loamy fine sand
Decimal Latitude29.06337
Decimal Longitude-98.98132
Minimum Elevation in Meters960
Verbatim Elevation3150 feet
Geodetic DatumWGS84
Georeferenced ByAlex Gregg
Other
Modified2015-01-13 00:00:00
ID836950
dwc:datasetID7ddf754f-d193-4cc9-b351-99906754a03b
dwc:georeferenceSourcesgeoref batch tool 2013-10-25
symbiota:recordEnteredByTamara Enr¡quez, 2004/James C. Cokendolpher, 2009
dwc:collectionIDd4e788b4-5d52-47a3-873e-227c6df49c7b
dcterms:rightsHolderMuseum of Texas Tech University
dcterms:accessRightsCC BY-NC (Attribution-Non-Commercial)
dcterms:referenceshttp://symbiota4.acis.ufl.edu/scan/portal/collections/individual/index.php?occid=836950
dwc:georeferenceVerificationStatusreviewed - high confidence
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