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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceColorado
County/ParishWashington
LocalityN. Akron
Latitude40.16056
Longitude-103.21389
Institution CodeTtu
Collection CodeTtu-z
Catalog NumberTtu-z_211721
Collected ByD.n. Ueckert
Date Collected1968-05-03

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http://www.nsrl.ttu.edu/collections/Invertebrates/index.htm

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 NameArphia conspersa
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumArthropoda
ClassInsecta
OrderOrthoptera
FamilyAcrididae
GenusArphia
Specific Epithetconspersa
Scientific Name AuthorsScudder, 1875
Specimen
Identified ByI.J. Cantrall
Catalog NumberTTU-Z_211721
Preparationsdry pinned
Individual Count1
Life Stageadult
Institution CodeTTU
Collection CodeTTU-Z
Occurrence IDTTU-Z_211721
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByD.N. Ueckert
Date Collected1968-05-03
Verbatim Date Collected3-V-1968
Year1968
Month5
Day3
Start Day of Year124
Locality
CountryUSA
State / ProvinceColorado
CountyWashington
Continentnorth america
LocalityN. Akron
Decimal Latitude40.16056
Decimal Longitude-103.21389
Coordinate Uncertainty In Meters2301
Georeferenced ByAlex Gregg (2014-06-19 12:03:13)
Other
Modified2015-01-08 00:00:00
ID12934591
dwc:datasetID7ddf754f-d193-4cc9-b351-99906754a03b
dwc:georeferenceSourcesgeoref batch tool 2014-06-19; GeoLocate
dcterms:referenceshttp://symbiota4.acis.ufl.edu/scan/portal/collections/individual/index.php?occid=12934591
symbiota:recordEnteredByMegan Leber
dwc:collectionIDd4e788b4-5d52-47a3-873e-227c6df49c7b
dcterms:rightsHolderMuseum of Texas Tech University
dwc:georeferenceVerificationStatusreviewed - high confidence
dcterms:accessRightsCC BY-NC (Attribution-Non-Commercial)
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