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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceTexas
County/ParishTom Green
Locality15 Miles Nw Of San Angelo
Latitude30.930500000000002
Longitude-99.8877
Institution CodeTtu
Collection CodeTtu-z
Catalog NumberTtu-z_003008
Collected ByOscar F. Francke; Moody, Hall, Sissom
Date Collected1978-08-08

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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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Taxonomy
Scientific NameOdontomachus clarus
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumArthropoda
ClassInsecta
OrderHymenoptera
FamilyFormicidae
GenusOdontomachus
Specific Epithetclarus
Scientific Name AuthorsRoger, 1861
Specimen
Identified ByFranck W. Merickel
Catalog NumberTTU-Z_003008
Other Catalog NumbersTTU1997-058
Preparations70% ethanol
Individual Count50
Life StageAdult
SexQueen
Institution CodeTTU
Collection CodeTTU-Z
Occurrence IDTTU-Z_003008
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByOscar F. Francke; Moody, Hall, Sissom
Collector Number3008
Date Collected1978-08-08
Verbatim Date Collected8-Aug-78
Year1978
Month8
Day8
Start Day of Year220
Sampling Protocol70% ethanol
Collection Remarksground level, under cow pie
Locality
CountryUSA
State / ProvinceTexas
CountyTom Green
Continentnorth america
Locality15 miles NW of San Angelo
HabitatMesquite, Cottonwood, Pecan, Oak; Clay loam
Decimal Latitude30.9305
Decimal Longitude-99.8877
Minimum Elevation in Meters625
Verbatim Elevation2050 feet
Geodetic DatumWGS84
Georeferenced ByAlex Gregg
Other
Modified2014-08-13 00:00:00
ID842570
dwc:georeferenceSourcesgeoref batch tool 2014-03-04
symbiota:recordEnteredByTamara Enr¡quez, 2004/James C. Cokendolpher, 2009
dwc:collectionIDd4e788b4-5d52-47a3-873e-227c6df49c7b
dcterms:rightsHolderMuseum of Texas Tech University
dcterms:accessRightsCC BY-NC (Attribution-Non-Commercial)
dcterms:referenceshttp://symbiota4.acis.ufl.edu/scan/portal/collections/individual/index.php?occid=842570
dwc:georeferenceVerificationStatusreviewed - high confidence
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