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Specimen Record

ContinentSouth America
CountryVenezuela
State/ProvinceMerida
LocalityCa. 2 Km S La Azulita; Cascada La Palmita
Latitude8.7352333
Longitude-71.4483
Institution CodeKu
Collection CodeSemc
Catalog Number881393
Collected ByShepard, William
Date Collected2009-07-21

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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 NameMacrelmis NT_sp12
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumArthropoda
ClassInsecta
OrderColeoptera
FamilyElmidae
GenusMacrelmis
Specific EpithetNT_sp12
Specimen
Identified ByMaier, Crystal
Date Identified2014
Catalog Number881393
PreparationsPinned - 1
Life Stageadult
Institution CodeKU
Collection CodeSEMC
Occurrence ID2457899c-1ed6-11e3-bfac-90b11c41863e
Dataset NameSnow Entomological Museum Collection
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByShepard, William
Date Collected2009-07-21
Year2009
Month7
Day21
Locality
CountryVenezuela
State / ProvinceMerida
Higher GeographyVenezuela, Merida
ContinentNeotropical
Localityca. 2 km S La Azulita; Cascada la Palmita
Decimal Latitude8.7352333
Decimal Longitude-71.4483000
Maximum Elevation in Meters873
Minimum Elevation in Meters873
Georeference ProtocolGPS
Geodetic DatumWGS84
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