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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceTexas
County/ParishFloyd
Locality4.5 Miles S Of Floydada
Latitude33.07083
Longitude-96.10565
Institution CodeTtu
Collection CodeTtu-z
Catalog NumberTtu-z_002022
Collected ByOscar F. Francke; Bartell, Moody, Neece, Hall, Beckham
Date Collected1978-05-26

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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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Name James Cokendolpher
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Taxonomy
Scientific NameCrematogaster punctulata
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumArthropoda
ClassInsecta
OrderHymenoptera
FamilyFormicidae
GenusCrematogaster
Specific Epithetpunctulata
Scientific Name AuthorsEmery, 1895
Specimen
Identified ByJim V. Moody
Catalog NumberTTU-Z_002022
Other Catalog NumbersTTU1997-058
Preparationspointed
Individual Count50
Life StageAdult
SexWorker
Institution CodeTTU
Collection CodeTTU-Z
Occurrence IDTTU-Z_002022
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByOscar F. Francke; Bartell, Moody, Neece, Hall, Beckham
Collector Number2022
Date Collected1978-05-26
Verbatim Date Collected26-V-78
Year1978
Month5
Day26
Start Day of Year146
Sampling Protocol70% ethanol
Collection Remarks5 degrees NW slope, nest under rock
Locality
CountryUSA
State / ProvinceTexas
CountyFloyd
Continentnorth america
Locality4.5 miles S of Floydada
HabitatGrassy; Loam
Decimal Latitude33.07083
Decimal Longitude-96.10565
Minimum Elevation in Meters930
Verbatim Elevation3050 feet
Geodetic DatumWGS84
Georeferenced ByAlex Gregg
Other
Modified2014-08-08 00:00:00
ID843553
dwc:georeferenceSourcesgeoref batch tool 2013-10-17
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=843553
dwc:georeferenceVerificationStatusreviewed - high confidence
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