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Specimen Record

ContinentSouth America
CountryVenezuela
State/ProvinceMerida
LocalityPico El Aguila, Alto De Timotes, Paramo De Mucuchies
Latitude8.8566667
Longitude-70.825
Institution CodeKu
Collection CodeSemc
Catalog Number110786
Collected ByAnderson, Robert
Date Collected1998-05-26

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SEMC (Snow Entomological Museum Collection) comprises nearly 5 million pinned insect specimens. Our strengths are Apoidea, Neotropical Coleoptera (especially Staphylinidae, Hydrophiloidea, and Chrysomoloidea), Mecoptera, and fossil insects. We have digitized approximately 800,000 individual specimens (mostly Apoidea and Staphylinidae, Orthoptera, and various other smaller families).

Contacts

Name Jennifer Thomas
RoleAssistant Collection Manager
Emailjct@ku.edu
Name Jennifer Thomas
RoleAssistant Collection Manager
Emailjct@ku.edu
Name Michael Engel
RoleCurator in Charge
Emailmsengel@ku.edu
Name Caroline Chaboo
RoleCurator
Emailcschaboo@ku.edu
Name Andrew Short
RoleCurator
Emailaezshort@ku.edu
Name Laura Russell
RoleVertNet Programmer
Emaillarussell@ku.edu
Name Zack Falin
RoleCollection Manager
Emailksem@ku.edu
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Taxonomy
Scientific NameMicrousa
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumArthropoda
ClassInsecta
OrderColeoptera
FamilyStaphylinidae
GenusMicrousa
Specimen
Identified ByAshe, James
Date Identified1998
Catalog Number110786
PreparationsPinned - 1
Life Stageadult
Institution CodeKU
Collection CodeSEMC
Occurrence ID2d21de91-1ed6-11e3-bfac-90b11c41863e
Dataset NameSnow Entomological Museum Collection
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByAnderson, Robert
Date Collected1998-05-26
Year1998
Month5
Day26
Locality
CountryVenezuela
State / ProvinceMerida
Higher GeographyVenezuela, Merida
ContinentNeotropical
LocalityPico El Aguila, Alto de Timotes, Paramo de Mucuchies
Habitatleaves, dead, under
Decimal Latitude8.8566667
Decimal Longitude-70.8250000
Maximum Elevation in Meters4000
Minimum Elevation in Meters4000
Other
Modified2010-10-18 06:28:36.0
ID2d21de91-1ed6-11e3-bfac-90b11c41863e
dcterms:accessRightshttp://biodiversity.ku.edu/research/university-kansas-biodiversity-institute-data-publication-and-use-norms
dcterms:licensehttp://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/deed.en_US
dwc:eventRemarksunder dead leaves
dwc:institutionIDhttp://grbio.org/cool/iakn-125z
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