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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceColorado
County/ParishJefferson Co
LocalityChatfield State Park Swa
Latitude39.558028
Longitude-106.048028
Institution CodeDmns
Collection CodeDmns
Catalog NumberZa.20768
Collected ByMorrison, Buzz

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Worldwide in scope though with a focus on the American West, the Entomology and Arachnology collections at the Denver Museum of Nature & Science collectively comprise over 1,000,000 specimens and specimen lots. The Entomology collection 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 Arachnology collection, with over 55,000 vials of specimens and specimen lots, is the sixth largest in the United States. Holdings are particularly strong in Colorado species and in Solifugae, with 13 primary types and 65 paratypes. The Colorado Spider Survey, initiated at DMNS and now in its 16th year, has vastly expanded our knowledge of the Colorado spider fauna. At the end of 2014, the Entomology collection moved to a new, state-of-the-art collections facility in the south wing of the museum; the Arachnology collection will be moving to the new facility in 2016.

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Emailbenjamin.brandt@nau.edu
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Emailbenjamin.brandt@nau.edu
Name Dr. Frank Krell or Dr. Paula Cushing
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Emailfrank.krell@dmns.org; paula.cushing@dmns.org
Name Neil
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Name Dr. Frank Krell or Dr. Paula Cushing
RoleCollection Manager
Emailfrank.krell@dmns.org; paula.cushing@dmns.org
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Taxonomy
Scientific NameSalticus scenicus
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumArthropoda
ClassArachnida
OrderAraneae
FamilySalticidae
GenusSalticus
Specific Epithetscenicus
Scientific Name Authors(Clerck)
Specimen
Identified ByHaas, Francis X.
Date Identified2008
Catalog NumberZA.20768
Other Catalog Numbers2007-2
Individual Count1
Life Stageadult
Sexfemale
Institution CodeDMNS
Collection CodeDMNS
Occurrence IDb798bb0d-6fbc-47cd-babc-de9113a24224
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByMorrison, Buzz
Date Collected2007-00-00
Verbatim Date Collected13May 2007
Year2007
Month0
Day0
Sampling ProtocolBeat Sheet
Collection Remarks12:10, sheet, 14
Locality
CountryUnited States
State / ProvinceColorado
CountyJefferson Co
MunicipalityLittleton
Continentnorth america
LocalityChatfield State Park SWA
Habitatplains zone below dam at Fish Plant Base
Decimal Latitude39.558028
Decimal Longitude-106.048028
Minimum Elevation in Meters1613
Verbatim Elevation5293 ft
Verbatim CoordinatesN 39 33 28.9 W 106 02 52.9
Geodetic DatumWGS84
Other
Modified2017-06-28 15:36:18
ID461725
dwc:collectionID722da3b7-73fe-41b6-b1c9-8801accd20f3
dcterms:rightsHolderDenver Museum of Nature & Science
dcterms:referenceshttp://symbiota4.acis.ufl.edu/scan/portal/collections/individual/index.php?occid=461725
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