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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceCalifornia
County/ParishSan Bernardino Co
LocalityJoshua Tree National Park
Latitude33.8586
Longitude-115.74290000000002
Institution CodeDmns
Collection CodeDmns
Catalog NumberZa.14094
Collected ByUsgs San Diego

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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 NamePhysocyclus californicus
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumArthropoda
ClassArachnida
OrderAraneae
FamilyPholcidae
GenusPhysocyclus
Specific Epithetcalifornicus
Scientific Name AuthorsChamberlin & Gertsch, 1929
Specimen
Identified BySlowik, Jozef
Date Identified2006
Catalog NumberZA.14094
Other Catalog Numbers2006-75
Life StageJUVENILE 1, FEMALE 1
Institution CodeDMNS
Collection CodeDMNS
Occurrence IDac1e52ee-788a-4d62-b5bf-4501d4cb6807
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByUSGS San Diego
Date Collected2002-08-00
Verbatim Date CollectedAugust 2002
Year2002
Month8
Day0
Sampling ProtocolPitfall Trap Array
Collection Remarksarray 2
Locality
CountryUnited States
State / ProvinceCalifornia
CountySan Bernardino Co
Continentnorth america
LocalityJoshua Tree National Park
Decimal Latitude33.8586
Decimal Longitude-115.7429
Verbatim CoordinatesN 33.8586 W 115.7429
Geodetic DatumWGS84
Other
Modified2017-06-28 15:36:18
ID454562
dcterms:referenceshttp://symbiota4.acis.ufl.edu/scan/portal/collections/individual/index.php?occid=454562
dwc:collectionID722da3b7-73fe-41b6-b1c9-8801accd20f3
dcterms:rightsHolderDenver Museum of Nature & Science
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