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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceTexas
County/ParishMotley
Locality9 Miles E Of Roaring Springs
Latitude33.89934
Longitude-100.699349
Institution CodeTtu
Collection CodeTtu-z
Catalog NumberTtu-z_049484
Collected ByBob Starkey
Date Collected1980-09-20

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http://www.nsrl.ttu.edu/collections/Invertebrates/index.htm

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
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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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Taxonomy
Scientific NameXX
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumArthropoda
ClassInsecta
OrderColeoptera
FamilyScarabaeidae
Scientific Name AuthorsLatreille, 1802
Specimen
Catalog NumberTTU-Z_049484
Other Catalog NumbersTTUEnto-2009
Preparationsdry pinned
Individual Count1
Life Stageadult
Institution CodeTTU
Collection CodeTTU-Z
Occurrence IDTTU-Z_049484
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByBob Starkey
Date Collected1980-09-20
Verbatim Date Collected9/20/1980
Year1980
Month9
Day20
Start Day of Year264
Locality
CountryUSA
State / ProvinceTexas
CountyMotley
Continentnorth america
Locality9 miles E of Roaring Springs
Decimal Latitude33.89934
Decimal Longitude-100.699349
Coordinate Uncertainty In Meters12590
Georeferenced ByAlex Gregg (2014-10-21 12:09:12)
Other
Modified2014-10-21 00:00:00
ID12881767
dwc:georeferenceSourcesgeoref batch tool 2014-10-21; GeoLocate
dcterms:referenceshttp://symbiota4.acis.ufl.edu/scan/portal/collections/individual/index.php?occid=12881767
symbiota:recordEnteredByCokendolpher, et al.
dwc:collectionIDd4e788b4-5d52-47a3-873e-227c6df49c7b
dcterms:rightsHolderMuseum of Texas Tech University
dwc:georeferenceVerificationStatusreviewed - high confidence
dcterms:accessRightsCC BY-NC (Attribution-Non-Commercial)
dwc:dispositionD-0038-00763:ChrisGross11.23.201
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