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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceTexas
County/ParishRoberts
Locality25.5 Miles Nw Of Miami
Latitude36.00023
Longitude-100.9259
Institution CodeTtu
Collection CodeTtu-z
Catalog NumberTtu-z_021224
Collected ByKn; Db, Rb, Ac
Date Collected1978-07-31

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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
Rolenone
Emailbenjamin.brandt@nau.edu
Name James Cokendolpher
Rolenone
Emailjames.cokendolpher@ttu.edu
Name Neil
Rolenone
Emailnone
Name James Cokendolpher
RoleCollection Manager
Emailjames.cokendolpher@ttu.edu
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Taxonomy
Scientific NamePogonomyrmex barbatus
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumArthropoda
ClassInsecta
OrderHymenoptera
FamilyFormicidae
GenusPogonomyrmex
Specific Epithetbarbatus
Scientific Name Authors(Smith, 1858)
Specimen
Identified ByFranck W. Merickel
Catalog NumberTTU-Z_021224
Other Catalog NumbersTTU1997-058
Preparations70% ethanol
Individual Count50
Life Stageadult
Sexworker
Institution CodeTTU
Collection CodeTTU-Z
Occurrence IDTTU-Z_021224
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByKN; DB, RB, AC
Collector Number21224
Date Collected1978-07-31
Verbatim Date Collected31-VII-78
Year1978
Month7
Day31
Start Day of Year212
Collection Remarkslevel; Pogonomyrmex - large nest next to road
Locality
CountryUSA
State / ProvinceTexas
CountyRoberts
Continentnorth america
Locality25.5 miles NW of Miami
Habitatgrassy; sandy
Decimal Latitude36.00023
Decimal Longitude-100.9259
Minimum Elevation in Meters792
Verbatim Elevation2600'
Coordinate Uncertainty In Meters16425
Geodetic DatumWGS84
Georeferenced ByAlex Gregg
Other
Modified2014-06-14 00:00:00
ID836587
dwc:georeferenceSourcesgeoref batch tool 2014-03-27
symbiota:recordEnteredByuzziel
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=836587
dwc:georeferenceVerificationStatusreviewed - high confidence
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