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Specimen Record

ContinentSouth America
CountryVenezuela
State/ProvinceFalcon
LocalitySe Of Tocopero
Latitude11.4487
Longitude-69.2184833
Institution CodeKu
Collection CodeSemc
Catalog Number861517
Collected ByShort, Sites, Gustafson, Garcia, Camacho, Shepard, Inciarte
Date Collected2009-07-10

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SEMC (Snow Entomological Museum Collection) comprises nearly 5 million pinned insect specimens. Our strengths are Apoidea, Neotropical Coleoptera (especially Staphylinidae, Hydrophiloidea, and Chrysomoloidea), Mecoptera, and fossil insects. We have digitized approximately 800,000 individual specimens (mostly Apoidea and Staphylinidae, Orthoptera, and various other smaller families).

Contacts

Name Jennifer Thomas
RoleAssistant Collection Manager
Emailjct@ku.edu
Name Jennifer Thomas
RoleAssistant Collection Manager
Emailjct@ku.edu
Name Michael Engel
RoleCurator in Charge
Emailmsengel@ku.edu
Name Caroline Chaboo
RoleCurator
Emailcschaboo@ku.edu
Name Andrew Short
RoleCurator
Emailaezshort@ku.edu
Name Laura Russell
RoleVertNet Programmer
Emaillarussell@ku.edu
Name Zack Falin
RoleCollection Manager
Emailksem@ku.edu
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Taxonomy
Scientific NameBerosus truncatipennis
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumArthropoda
ClassInsecta
OrderColeoptera
FamilyHydrophilidae
GenusBerosus
Specific Epithettruncatipennis
Specimen
Identified ByOliva, Adriana
Date Identified2009
Catalog Number861517
PreparationsPinned - 1
Institution CodeKU
Collection CodeSEMC
Occurrence ID378a13b2-1ed6-11e3-bfac-90b11c41863e
Dataset NameSnow Entomological Museum Collection
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByShort, Sites, Gustafson, Garcia, Camacho, Shepard, Inciarte
Date Collected2009-07-10
Year2009
Month7
Day10
Locality
CountryVenezuela
State / ProvinceFalcon
Higher GeographyVenezuela, Falcon
ContinentNeotropical
LocalitySE of Tocopero
Decimal Latitude11.4487000
Decimal Longitude-69.2184833
Maximum Elevation in Meters12
Minimum Elevation in Meters12
Geodetic DatumWGS84
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