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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceTexas
County/ParishYoung
Locality3 Miles East Of Graham
Latitude33.120181
Longitude-98.541211
Institution CodeTtu
Collection CodeTtu-z
Catalog NumberTtu-z_035447
Collected ByC. Smith
Date Collected1989-06-16

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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
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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Name James Cokendolpher
RoleCollection Manager
Emailjames.cokendolpher@ttu.edu
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Specimen
Catalog NumberTTU-Z_035447
Other Catalog NumbersTTU1997-058
Preparationsdry pinned
Individual Count1
Life Stageadult
Institution CodeTTU
Collection CodeTTU-Z
Occurrence IDTTU-Z_035447
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByC. Smith
Date Collected1989-06-16
Verbatim Date Collected16-Jun-89
Year1989
Month6
Day16
Start Day of Year167
Sampling Protocolmercury vapor light
Locality
CountryUSA
State / ProvinceTexas
CountyYoung
Continentnorth america
Locality3 miles East of Graham
Habitaton roadway or Hwy 380
Decimal Latitude33.120181
Decimal Longitude-98.541211
Geodetic DatumWGS84
Georeferenced ByVineetha Barre (2014-07-02 12:52:27)
Other
Modified2014-07-02 00:00:00
ID850882
dwc:georeferenceSourcesgeoref batch tool 2014-07-02
dcterms:referenceshttp://scan-bugs.org/portal/collections/individual/index.php?occid=850882
symbiota:recordEnteredByukawai
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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