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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceNevada
County/ParishWhite Pine
LocalityGreat Basin National Park; South Fork Baker Creeek; S. Fork Baker Trail 0.5 Miles From Trailhead.
Latitude38.935
Longitude-114.24361
Institution CodeDmns
Collection CodeDmns
Catalog NumberZa.33264
Collected ByJones, Alex
Date Collected2013-07-09

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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 NameTheridion neomexicanum
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumArthropoda
ClassArachnida
OrderAraneae
FamilyTheridiidae
GenusTheridion
Specific Epithetneomexicanum
Scientific Name AuthorsBanks
Specimen
Identified ByThompson, Rebekah
Date Identified2014
Catalog NumberZA.33264
Other Catalog Numbers2013-142
Individual Count1
Life StageAdult
SexFemale
Institution CodeDMNS
Collection CodeDMNS
Occurrence ID8890941f-1dd1-4f1f-90c6-bc08be465db4
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByJones, Alex
Date Collected2013-07-09
Year2013
Month7
Day9
Start Day of Year190
Sampling ProtocolSweep netting.
Locality
CountryUnited States
State / ProvinceNevada
CountyWhite Pine
Continentnorth america
LocalityGreat Basin National park; South Fork Baker Creeek; S. Fork Baker Trail 0.5 miles from trailhead.
HabitatAspen; mixed forest/riparian.
Decimal Latitude38.935
Decimal Longitude-114.24361
Coordinate Uncertainty In Meters17756
Geodetic DatumWGS84
Georeferenced ByFancher, Roxanne
Other
Modified2017-06-28 15:36:18
ID13013205
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dwc:georeferenceSourcesGeoLocate
symbiota:recordEnteredByRfancher
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=13013205
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