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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceTexas
County/ParishBrewster
LocalityBig Bend National Park
Latitude29.270677
Longitude-103.29998
Institution CodeDmns
Collection CodeDmns
Catalog NumberZa.33210
Collected ByRowsell, Jennifer; Pantazi, M.
Date Collected2013-06-16

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Worldwide in scope though with a focus on the American West, the Entomology and Arachnology collections at the Denver Museum of Nature & Science collectively comprise over 1,000,000 specimens and specimen lots. The Entomology collection contains over 950,000 specimens, with Coleoptera (750,000+ specimens) and Lepidoptera (130,000+ specimens) as primary foci. The holdings include at least 18 primary types and 150 paratypes, and dates of collection span from 1878 to the present. The dung beetle collection is the largest in the United States, and our scarab holdings are particularly strong in African as well as regional material. The Colorado Scarab Survey and the Colorado Microlepidoptera Survey, both long-term projects initiated and conducted by DMNS, are steadily growing our regional holdings and our knowledge of the Colorado fauna. The Arachnology collection, with over 55,000 vials of specimens and specimen lots, is the sixth largest in the United States. Holdings are particularly strong in Colorado species and in Solifugae, with 13 primary types and 65 paratypes. The Colorado Spider Survey, initiated at DMNS and now in its 16th year, has vastly expanded our knowledge of the Colorado spider fauna. At the end of 2014, the Entomology collection moved to a new, state-of-the-art collections facility in the south wing of the museum; the Arachnology collection will be moving to the new facility in 2016.

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Emailbenjamin.brandt@nau.edu
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Emailbenjamin.brandt@nau.edu
Name Dr. Frank Krell or Dr. Paula Cushing
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Emailfrank.krell@dmns.org; paula.cushing@dmns.org
Name Neil
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Name Dr. Frank Krell or Dr. Paula Cushing
RoleCollection Manager
Emailfrank.krell@dmns.org; paula.cushing@dmns.org
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Taxonomy
Scientific NameAmmotrechula peninsulana
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumArthropoda
ClassArachnida
OrderSolifugae
FamilyAmmotrechidae
GenusAmmotrechula
Specific Epithetpeninsulanus
Scientific Name Authors(Banks,1898)
Specimen
Identified ByRowsell
Catalog NumberZA.33210
Other Catalog Numbers2014-43
Individual Count1
Life StageAdult
SexMale
Institution CodeDMNS
Collection CodeDMNS
Occurrence ID0f863402-9b05-48b8-9c7e-ba002fc6d10c
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByRowsell, Jennifer; Pantazi, M.
Date Collected2013-06-16
Verbatim Date Collected2013-06-16 to 2013-06-16
Year2013
Month6
Day16
Start Day of Year167
End Day of Year167
Sampling ProtocolAt Light
Locality
CountryUnited States
State / ProvinceTexas
CountyBrewster
Continentnorth america
LocalityBig Bend National Park
Decimal Latitude29.270677
Decimal Longitude-103.29998
Verbatim CoordinatesVicinity of Chisos Mountain Visitor Center
Other
Modified2017-07-05 10:14:22
ID13008717
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dcterms:rightsHolderDenver Museum of Nature & Science
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