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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceColorado
County/ParishYuma
Locality27404 County Road 37
Latitude40.1025
Longitude-102.295
Institution CodeDmns
Collection CodeDmns
Catalog NumberZe.26484
Collected ByPiekarski, Tom
Date Collected2010-07-12

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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 NameCicindela formosa formosa
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumArthropoda
ClassInsecta
OrderColeoptera
FamilyCarabidae
GenusCicindela
Specific Epithetformosa
Infraspecific Epithetformosa
Specimen
Identified ByGrinter, Christopher C.
Date Identified2013
Catalog NumberZE.26484
Other Catalog Numbers2010-4
Individual Count1
Life Stageadult
Institution CodeDMNS
Collection CodeDMNS
Occurrence IDedef1c05-a801-4f9b-bd78-11324efa5129
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByPiekarski, Tom
Date Collected2010-07-12
Year2010
Month7
Day12
Start Day of Year193
Sampling ProtocolSweep Net
Locality
CountryUnited States
State / ProvinceColorado
CountyYuma
MunicipalityWray
Continentnorth america
Locality27404 County Road 37
Decimal Latitude40.1025
Decimal Longitude-102.295
Verbatim Coordinates40° 6' 9" N 102° 17' 42" W
Geodetic DatumWGS84
Other
Modified2017-06-28 15:36:18
ID3563631
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