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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceTexas
County/ParishPecos
Locality4 Miles Se Of Scheffield
Latitude31.36302
Longitude-103.49121
Institution CodeTtu
Collection CodeTtu-z
Catalog NumberTtu-z_003196
Collected ByOscar F. Francke; Hall, Moody, Sissom
Date Collected1978-08-10

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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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Name James Cokendolpher
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Taxonomy
Scientific NameDorymyrmex bicolor
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumArthropoda
ClassInsecta
OrderHymenoptera
FamilyFormicidae
GenusDorymyrmex
Specific Epithetbicolor
Scientific Name AuthorsWheeler, 1906
Specimen
Identified ByJames C. Cokendolpher, 1985
Catalog NumberTTU-Z_003196
Other Catalog NumbersTTU1997-058
Preparations70% ethanol
Individual Count50
Institution CodeTTU
Collection CodeTTU-Z
Occurrence IDTTU-Z_003196
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByOscar F. Francke; Hall, Moody, Sissom
Collector Number3196
Date Collected1978-08-10
Verbatim Date Collected10-VIII-1978
Year1978
Month8
Day10
Start Day of Year222
Sampling Protocol70% ethanol
Collection Remarksground level, open nest, 3"" turret, slope 5 degrees E
Locality
CountryUSA
State / ProvinceTexas
CountyPecos
Continentnorth america
Locality4 miles SE of Scheffield
HabitatClay loam
Decimal Latitude31.36302
Decimal Longitude-103.49121
Minimum Elevation in Meters671
Verbatim Elevation2200 feet
Geodetic DatumWGS84
Georeferenced ByAlex Gregg
Other
Modified2014-08-11 00:00:00
ID842382
dwc:georeferenceSourcesgeoref batch tool 2013-10-22
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=842382
dwc:georeferenceVerificationStatusreviewed - high confidence
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