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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceTexas
County/ParishCulberson
Locality8 Miles S Of Valentine
Latitude30.939919999999997
Longitude-105.13916000000002
Institution CodeTtu
Collection CodeTtu-z
Catalog NumberTtu-z_204924
Collected ByO'brien; Marshall
Date Collected1971-06-12

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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
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Emailbenjamin.brandt@nau.edu
Name James Cokendolpher
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Emailjames.cokendolpher@ttu.edu
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Name James Cokendolpher
RoleCollection Manager
Emailjames.cokendolpher@ttu.edu
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Taxonomy
Scientific NameEdrotes rotunda
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumArthropoda
ClassInsecta
OrderColeoptera
FamilyTenebrionidae
GenusEdrotes
Specific Epithetrotunda
Scientific Name Authors(Say, 1824)
Specimen
Identified ByC.A. Triplehorn
Date Identified1972
Catalog NumberTTU-Z_204924
Institution CodeTTU
Collection CodeTTU-Z
Occurrence IDTTU-Z_204924
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByO'Brien; Marshall
Collector Number204924
Date Collected1971-06-12
Verbatim Date CollectedVI-12-1971
Year1971
Month6
Day12
Start Day of Year163
Locality
CountryUSA
State / ProvinceTexas
CountyCulberson
Continentnorth america
Locality8 miles S of Valentine
Decimal Latitude30.93992
Decimal Longitude-105.13916
Geodetic DatumWGS84
Georeferenced ByAlex Gregg
Other
Modified2014-06-14 00:00:00
ID853337
dwc:georeferenceSourcesgeoref batch tool 2014-03-03
dcterms:referenceshttp://symbiota4.acis.ufl.edu/scan/portal/collections/individual/index.php?occid=853337
dcterms:accessRightsCC BY-NC (Attribution-Non-Commercial)
symbiota:recordEnteredByamanda.nichols
dwc:collectionIDd4e788b4-5d52-47a3-873e-227c6df49c7b
dcterms:rightsHolderMuseum of Texas Tech University
dwc:georeferenceVerificationStatusreviewed - high confidence
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