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Specimen Record

ContinentSouth America
CountryGuyana
State/ProvinceRegion 9
LocalityKusad Mts., Large Rock Seepage Nr. Basecamp
Latitude2.80885
Longitude-59.865
Institution CodeKu
Collection CodeSemc
Catalog Number1048068
Collected ByShort & Washington
Date Collected2013-10-24

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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 NameFontidessus aquarupe
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumArthropoda
ClassInsecta
OrderColeoptera
FamilyDytiscidae
GenusFontidessus
Specific Epithetaquarupe
Specimen
Type StatusParatype
Identified ByMiller and Montano
Date Identified2014
Catalog Number1048068
PreparationsPinned - 1
Life Stageadult
Sexunknown
Institution CodeKU
Collection CodeSEMC
Occurrence IDd8b14c8f-122e-490e-93f2-b7fe4607b4ae
Dataset NameSnow Entomological Museum Collection
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByShort & Washington
Date Collected2013-10-24
Year2013
Month10
Day24
Locality
CountryGuyana
State / ProvinceRegion 9
Higher GeographyGuyana, Region 9
ContinentNeotropical
LocalityKusad Mts., large rock seepage nr. Basecamp
Decimal Latitude2.8088500
Decimal Longitude-59.8650000
Maximum Elevation in Meters170
Minimum Elevation in Meters170
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