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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceTexas
County/ParishPotter
LocalityPantex, 14 Miles East Of Amarillo
Latitude35.221686
Longitude-101.582239
Institution CodeTtu
Collection CodeTtu-z
Catalog NumberTtu-z_203437
Collected ByR. Howard
Date Collected1969-11-25

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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
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_203437
Preparationsdry pinned
Individual Count1
Institution CodeTTU
Collection CodeTTU-Z
Occurrence IDTTU-Z_203437
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByR. Howard
Collector Number203437
Date Collected1969-11-25
Verbatim Date Collected25 Nov. 1969
Year1969
Month11
Day25
Start Day of Year329
Locality
CountryUSA
State / ProvinceTexas
CountyPotter
Continentnorth america
LocalityPantex, 14 miles East of Amarillo
Decimal Latitude35.221686
Decimal Longitude-101.582239
Coordinate Uncertainty In Meters29966
Geodetic Datum29966
Georeferenced ByAlex Gregg (2014-06-25 14:03:17)
Other
Modified2015-01-08 00:00:00
ID12726789
dwc:georeferenceSourcesgeoref batch tool 2014-06-25; GeoLocate
dcterms:referenceshttp://symbiota4.acis.ufl.edu/scan/portal/collections/individual/index.php?occid=12726789
symbiota:recordEnteredByluis.tirado
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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