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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceTexas
County/ParishVal Verde
Locality11 Mi. Nw Del Rio
Latitude29.467131
Longitude-100.995276
Institution CodeTtu
Collection CodeTtu-z
Catalog NumberTtu-z_073126
Collected ByO.f. Francke; J.v. Moody
Date Collected1978-07-26

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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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Name James Cokendolpher
RoleCollection Manager
Emailjames.cokendolpher@ttu.edu
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Specimen
Catalog NumberTTU-Z_073126
Individual Count1
Institution CodeTTU
Collection CodeTTU-Z
Occurrence IDTTU-Z_073126
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByO.F. Francke; J.V. Moody
Collector Number73126
Date Collected1978-07-26
Verbatim Date Collected26-VII-78
Year1978
Month7
Day26
Start Day of Year207
Locality
CountryUSA
State / ProvinceTexas
CountyVal Verde
Continentnorth america
Locality11 mi. NW Del Rio
Decimal Latitude29.467131
Decimal Longitude-100.995276
Geodetic DatumWGS84
Georeferenced ByVineetha Barre (2014-07-03 15:01:31)
Other
Modified2014-07-03 00:00:00
ID856204
dwc:georeferenceSourcesgeoref batch tool 2014-07-03
dcterms:referenceshttp://symbiota4.acis.ufl.edu/scan/portal/collections/individual/index.php?occid=856204
symbiota:recordEnteredByuzziel
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_01465: Kasey.Miller Feb
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