× Take our 30-second survey
The U.S. National Science Foundation and iDigBio are required to collect information on use of digitized collections-based specimen data. Please help us meet this requirement every time you use this search portal. Sustainability of the national digitization effort depends on evidence of data use! Maybe later.

Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceColorado
County/ParishElbert
LocalityEast Side Of Bijou Creek
Latitude39.555556
Longitude-104.272778
Institution CodeDmns
Collection CodeEnto
Catalog NumberZe.44521
Collected ByKrell, Frank-thorsten; Stephenson, Jeffrey T.
Date Collected2013-06-22

From Recordset

http://www.dmns.org/science/integrative-collections/dmns-zoology-collections/

Worldwide in scope though with a focus on the American West, the Entomology collection at the Denver Museum of Nature & Science comprises over 1,000,000 specimens and specimen lots. It 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 collection is housed in the Avenir Collections Center - an onsite state-of-the-art museum collections facility.

Contacts

Namenone
Rolenone
Emailbenjamin.brandt@nau.edu
Namenone
Rolenone
Emailbenjamin.brandt@nau.edu
Name Dr. Frank Krell
Rolenone
Emailfrank.krell@dmns.org
Name Neil
Rolenone
Emailnone
Name Dr. Frank Krell
RoleCollection Manager
Emailfrank.krell@dmns.org
  • Data
  • Flags
  • Raw
Taxonomy
Scientific NameAphodius
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumArthropoda
ClassInsecta
OrderColeoptera
FamilyScarabaeidae
GenusAphodius
Scientific Name AuthorsIlliger, 1798
Specimen
Identified ByKrell, Frank-Thorsten
Date Identified2014
Identification Qualifierspecies TBD
Catalog NumberZE.44521
Other Catalog Numbers2013-39
Individual Count1
Life Stageadult
Institution CodeDMNS
Collection CodeEnto
Occurrence IDb6c382f5-e192-4ed5-8256-c11823c204c0
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByKrell, Frank-Thorsten; Stephenson, Jeffrey T.
Date Collected2013-06-22
Verbatim Date Collected22.vi.2013
Year2013
Month6
Day22
Start Day of Year173
Sampling Protocolbison dung
Collection RemarksBBP 6.13-1
Locality
CountryUnited States
State / ProvinceColorado
CountyElbert
Continentnorth america
Localityeast side of Bijou Creek
Decimal Latitude39.555556
Decimal Longitude-104.272778
Minimum Elevation in Meters1693
Verbatim Coordinates39°33'20" N, 104°16'22"W
Other
Modified2017-12-07 13:00:50
ID12242677
dwc:datasetID0938172b-2086-439c-a1dd-c21cb0109ed5
dcterms:referenceshttp://scan-bugs.org/portal/collections/individual/index.php?occid=12242677
symbiota:recordEnteredBygkevan
dwc:collectionID610419d0-9c29-4a82-873e-14afbef0918f
dcterms:rightsHolderDenver Museum of Nature & Science
specimen list