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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceTexas
County/ParishWinkler
LocalityEast Of Kermit On Hwy 115
Latitude31.866242000000003
Longitude-103.076385
Institution CodeTtu
Collection CodeTtu-z
Catalog NumberTtu-z_209962
Collected ByJames C. Cokendolpher; J. S. Scott, Sam Discua, Joanne Robles
Date Collected2013-06-30

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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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Emailnone
Name James Cokendolpher
RoleCollection Manager
Emailjames.cokendolpher@ttu.edu
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Specimen
Catalog NumberTTU-Z_209962
Preparationsdry pinned
Individual Count1
Life Stageadult
Institution CodeTTU
Collection CodeTTU-Z
Occurrence IDTTU-Z_209962
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByJames C. Cokendolpher; J. S. Scott, Sam Discua, Joanne Robles
Date Collected2013-06-30
Verbatim Date Collected29-30 June 2013
Year2013
Month6
Day30
Start Day of Year181
Sampling Protocolbucket light-trap #3
Locality
CountryUSA
State / ProvinceTexas
CountyWinkler
Continentnorth america
Localityeast of Kermit on Hwy 115
Decimal Latitude31.866242
Decimal Longitude-103.076385
Geodetic DatumWGS84
Georeferenced ByVineetha Barre (2014-07-02 14:39:11)
Other
Modified2015-01-08 00:00:00
ID12538620
dwc:georeferenceSourcesgeoref batch tool 2014-07-02
dcterms:referenceshttp://symbiota4.acis.ufl.edu/scan/portal/collections/individual/index.php?occid=12538620
symbiota:recordEnteredBycailin.crosthwait
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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