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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceOklahoma
County/ParishComanche Co
LocalityEast Range; S. Boundary Rd., Tall Grass Site
Latitude34.637778
Longitude-98.319722
Institution CodeDmns
Collection CodeDmns
Catalog NumberZa.6909
Collected ByCushing, Paula E.
Date Collected2004-07-09

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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.

Contacts

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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 NameThiodina puerpera
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumArthropoda
ClassArachnida
OrderAraneae
FamilySalticidae
GenusThiodina
Specific Epithetpuerpera
Scientific Name Authors(Hentz)
Specimen
Identified ByHank Guarisco
Date Identified2004
Catalog NumberZA.6909
Other Catalog Numbers2004-22
Sexmale
Institution CodeDMNS
Collection CodeDMNS
Occurrence ID8b7de614-549e-4ab9-9395-9cc472e9aa1d
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByCushing, Paula E.
Date Collected2004-07-09
Verbatim Date Collected9 July 2004
Year2004
Month7
Day9
Start Day of Year191
Sampling ProtocolSweep Net
Collection Remarks15:30 - 16:30
Locality
CountryUnited States
State / ProvinceOklahoma
CountyComanche Co
MunicipalityFort Sill
Continentnorth america
LocalityEast Range; S. Boundary Rd., tall grass site
Habitattall grasses
Decimal Latitude34.637778
Decimal Longitude-98.319722
Minimum Elevation in Meters381
Verbatim Elevation1250 ft
Verbatim CoordinatesN 34 38 16 W 98 19 11
Geodetic DatumWGS84
Other
Modified2017-06-28 15:36:18
ID475385
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=475385
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