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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceWashington
County/ParishKing Co
LocalityTiger Mtn State Forest
Latitude47.5
Longitude-121.884722
Institution CodeDmns
Collection CodeDmns
Catalog NumberZa.22704
Collected BySlowik, Jozef
Date Collected2003-02-03

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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 NameUsofila pacifica
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumArthropoda
ClassArachnida
OrderAraneae
FamilyTelemidae
GenusUsofila
Specific Epithetpacifica
Scientific Name Authors(Banks, 1894)
Specimen
Identified BySlowik, Jozef
Date Identified2007
Catalog NumberZA.22704
Other Catalog Numbers2003-15
Individual Count1
Life Stageadult
Sexfemale
Institution CodeDMNS
Collection CodeDMNS
Occurrence IDbd8f1c78-e1a5-4a75-8a9a-765a813a7801
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected BySlowik, Jozef
Date Collected2003-02-03
Verbatim Date Collected3 February 2003
Year2003
Month2
Day3
Start Day of Year34
Sampling ProtocolCasual
Locality
CountryUnited States
State / ProvinceWashington
CountyKing Co
Continentnorth america
LocalityTiger Mtn State Forest
Habitatmoss on forest floor
Decimal Latitude47.5
Decimal Longitude-121.884722
Minimum Elevation in Meters686
Verbatim Elevation2250 ft
Verbatim CoordinatesN 47 30 00 W 121 53 05
Geodetic DatumWGS84
Other
Modified2017-06-28 15:36:18
ID464155
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=464155
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