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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceTexas
County/ParishHemphill
LocalityCanadian
Latitude35.91282
Longitude-100.382077
Institution CodeTtu
Collection CodeTtu-z
Catalog NumberTtu-z_044664
Collected ByAshdown; Tenorios, Oakes, Richardson
Date Collected1969-07-25

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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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Emailnone
Name James Cokendolpher
RoleCollection Manager
Emailjames.cokendolpher@ttu.edu
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Taxonomy
Scientific NameMutillidae
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumArthropoda
ClassInsecta
OrderHymenoptera
FamilyMutillidae
Specimen
Catalog NumberTTU-Z_044664
Other Catalog NumbersTTU1997-058
Individual Count1
Institution CodeTTU
Collection CodeTTU-Z
Occurrence IDTTU-Z_044664
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByAshdown; Tenorios, Oakes, Richardson
Date Collected1969-07-25
Verbatim Date Collected7/25/1969
Year1969
Month7
Day25
Start Day of Year206
Locality
CountryUSA
State / ProvinceTexas
CountyHemphill
Continentnorth america
LocalityCanadian
Decimal Latitude35.91282
Decimal Longitude-100.382077
Coordinate Uncertainty In Meters1865
Georeferenced Byalex.gregg (2015-03-03 12:30:04)
Other
Modified2015-01-08 00:00:00
ID12877521
dwc:georeferenceSourcesgeoref batch tool 2015-03-03; GeoLocate
dcterms:referenceshttp://symbiota4.acis.ufl.edu/scan/portal/collections/individual/index.php?occid=12877521
symbiota:recordEnteredByCokendolpher, et al.
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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