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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceMinnesota
County/ParishWabasha
Locality2 Km Sw Weaver, Hardwood State Forest
Latitude44.20239
Longitude-91.94608
Institution CodeInhs
Collection CodeInsect Collection
Catalog NumberInsect Collection 564882
Date Collected2012-03-19

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The insect collection at the Survey now houses over 7,000,000 curated specimens. The growth and wide-ranging scope of this collection can be credited to the diverse interests of the systematists who have spent all or part of their career at the Survey. Scientists such as Stephen A. Forbes, the first Director of the State Laboratory and Chief of the Natural History Survey; Theodore Frison, who succeeded Forbes; and H. H. Ross, who directed the intense systematics studies of the faunistic section for 40 years, placed considerable emphasis on enlarging the insect collection. These insects document the changing landscape and environmental conditions of the world. The INHS insect collection is one of the largest in North America. The most recent size estimate was done in 1992. The heavy concentration of specimens from the last third of the 1800s also makes this one of North America's oldest insect and related arthropod collections. The INHS Insect Collection includes more than 13,000 primary types (syntypes inclusive). Because of size, historical holdings, and wide breadth of coverage in certain groups, the collection is an important national and worldwide resource.

Contacts

Name Dmitry Dmitriev
RoleInsect Systematist
Emailarboridia@gmail.com
Name Dmitry Dmitriev
RoleInsect Systematist
Emailarboridia@gmail.com
Name Dmitry Dmitriev
RoleInsect Systematist
Emailarboridia@gmail.com
Name Christopher Grinter
RoleInsect Collection Manager
Emailcgrinter@illinois.edu
Name Christopher Dietrich
RoleInsect Systematist
Emailchdietri@illinois.edu
Name R. Edward DeWalt
RoleAquatic Entomologist
Emaildewalt@illinois.edu
Name Dmitry Dmitriev
RoleInsect Systematist
Emailarboridia@gmail.com
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Taxonomy
Scientific NameIsoperla transmarina (Newman 1838)
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumArthropoda
ClassInsecta
OrderPlecoptera
FamilyPerlodidae
GenusIsoperla
Specific Epithettransmarina
Scientific Name AuthorsNewman
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Identified ByR.E. DeWalt
Date Identified2012
Catalog NumberInsect Collection 564882
PreparationsVial
Individual Count1
Life Stage1 juvenile
Institution CodeINHS
Collection CodeInsect Collection
Occurrence IDhttp://biocoll.inhs.illinois.edu/Insect%20Collection/Insect%20Collection%20564882
Dataset NameIllinois Natural History Survey
Basis of RecordPreserved Specimen
Collection Event
Date Collected2012-3-19
Locality
CountryUnited States
State / ProvinceMinnesota
CountyWabasha
Continentnorth america
Water BodyWhitewater River
Locality2 km SW Weaver, Hardwood State Forest
Decimal Latitude44.20239
Decimal Longitude-91.94608
Coordinate Uncertainty In Meters1000
Other
Languageen
Modified2015-2-3
dwc:datasetID225
dwc:taxonID688
dwc:institutionID75
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