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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceOklahoma
County/ParishOklahoma
LocalityMidwest City
Latitude35.44944
Longitude-97.39639
Institution CodeOmnh
Collection CodeRinvrt
Catalog Number50086
Collected ByRitter, B
Date Collected1964-03-01

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The Collection of Recent Invertebrates, with its >500,000 specimens, presents a nice sampling of invertebrate diversity. Focus of the collection is on Oklahoma invertebrates, but it also contains specimens from more than 100 countries and territories. We are unique among invertebrate collections by pursuing cataloging of all of our specimens.

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Name Katrina Menard
RoleStaff Curator
Emailkmenard@ou.edu
Name Paul King
RoleHead of IT
Emailpking@ou.edu
Name Janet Braun
RoleHead Curator
Emailjkbraun@ou.edu
Name Karen Whitecotton
RoleRegistrar
Emailregistrar.samnoblemuseum@ou.edu
Name Sarah Sanger
RoleInformation Systems Lead
Emailssanger@ou.edu
Name Katrina Menard
RoleStaff Curator
Emailkmenard@ou.edu
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Taxonomy
Scientific NameOrchopeas howardi
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumArthropoda
ClassInsecta
OrderSiphonaptera
FamilyCeratophyllidae
GenusOrchopeas
Specific Epithethowardi
Scientific Name Authors(Baker, 1895)
Vernacular NameSquirrel Flea
Specimen
Identified ByRitter, H B
Catalog Number50086
Preparationsslide
Life Stageadult
SexM
Institution CodeOMNH
Collection CodeRINVRT
Occurrence IDurn:catalog:OMNH:RINVRT:50086
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByRitter, B
Field NumberBR 01010364 A
Date Collected1 March 1964
Verbatim Date Collected1 March 1964
Year1964
Month3
Day1
Locality
CountryUnited States
State / ProvinceOklahoma
CountyOklahoma
ContinentNorth America
LocalityMidwest City
Decimal Latitude35.44944
Decimal Longitude-97.39639
Verbatim Elevationurn:catalog:OMNH:RINVRT:50086
Coordinate Uncertainty In Meters8216.0
Other
LanguageEnglish
Modified2016-06-07 00:00:00.0
IDurn:catalog:OMNH:RINVRT:50086
dwc:datasetID7ddf754f-d193-4cc9-b351-99906754a03b
dwc:georeferenceSourcesGeolocate (http://www.museum.tulane.edu/geolocate)
dwc:namePublishedInIDNomina Insecta Nearctica 1996-1997, 3:11129
dwc:identificationIDOrchopeas howardi
dcterms:rightsHolderSam Noble Oklahoma Museum of Natural History
dwc:georeferenceVerificationStatusVerified by data custodian
dwc:dispositionavailable
dwc:ownerInstitutionCodeRecent Invertebrates
dwc:samplingEffortfound on Didelphis virginiana
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