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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceTexas
County/ParishLubbock
LocalityNsrl First Floor, Preparation Room, Museum Of Ttu
Latitude33.58992
Longitude-101.88661
Institution CodeTtu
Collection CodeTtu-z
Catalog NumberTtu-z_018110
Collected ByT. Enriquez
Date Collected2004-05-17

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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
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Emailbenjamin.brandt@nau.edu
Name James Cokendolpher
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Emailjames.cokendolpher@ttu.edu
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Name James Cokendolpher
RoleCollection Manager
Emailjames.cokendolpher@ttu.edu
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Specimen
Catalog NumberTTU-Z_018110
Preparationsdry pointed
Individual Count1
Life Stageadult
Institution CodeTTU
Collection CodeTTU-Z
Occurrence IDTTU-Z_018110
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByT. Enriquez
Collector Number18110
Date Collected2004-05-17
Verbatim Date Collected17-May-04
Year2004
Month5
Day17
Start Day of Year138
Collection RemarksDiv. Invertebrates, Museum Texas Tech University, Lubbock, Texas- 79409, USA
Locality
CountryUSA
State / ProvinceTexas
CountyLubbock
Continentnorth america
LocalityNSRL first floor, Preparation room, Museum of TTU
Decimal Latitude33.58992
Decimal Longitude-101.88661
Geodetic DatumWGS84
Georeferenced ByAlex Gregg
Other
Modified2014-06-26 00:00:00
ID845430
dwc:georeferenceSourcesgeoref batch tool 2014-02-21
dcterms:referenceshttp://symbiota4.acis.ufl.edu/scan/portal/collections/individual/index.php?occid=845430
symbiota:recordEnteredByukawai
dwc:collectionIDd4e788b4-5d52-47a3-873e-227c6df49c7b
dcterms:rightsHolderMuseum of Texas Tech University
dcterms:accessRightsCC BY-NC (Attribution-Non-Commercial)
dwc:dispositionD-0031_00610: Sushma.Chiluvuri
dwc:georeferenceVerificationStatusreviewed - high confidence
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