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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceTexas
County/ParishKimble
Locality1 Mile S Of Junction
Latitude30.036999999999995
Longitude-99.142
Institution CodeTtu
Collection CodeTtu-z
Catalog NumberTtu-z_213461
Collected ByD.e. Foster
Date Collected1973-08-06

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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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Name James Cokendolpher
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Taxonomy
Scientific NameAlobates morio
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumArthropoda
ClassInsecta
OrderColeoptera
FamilyTenebrionidae
GenusAlobates
Specific Epithetmorio
Scientific Name Authors(Fabricius)
Specimen
Identified ByC.A Triplehorn
Date Identified1977
Catalog NumberTTU-Z_213461
Preparationsdry pinned
Individual Count1
Institution CodeTTU
Collection CodeTTU-Z
Occurrence IDTTU-Z_213461
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByD.E. Foster
Collector Number213461
Date Collected1973-08-06
Verbatim Date CollectedVIII-6-17-1973
Year1973
Month8
Day6
Start Day of Year218
Locality
CountryUSA
State / ProvinceTexas
CountyKimble
Continentnorth america
Locality1 mile S of Junction
Decimal Latitude30.037
Decimal Longitude-99.142
Geodetic DatumWGS84
Georeferenced ByAlex Gregg
Other
Modified2014-06-14 00:00:00
ID854368
dwc:georeferenceSourcesgeoref batch tool 2014-02-21
dcterms:referenceshttp://symbiota4.acis.ufl.edu/scan/portal/collections/individual/index.php?occid=854368
symbiota:recordEnteredByamanda.nichols
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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