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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceColorado
County/ParishEl Paso Co
LocalityRamah S W A; Off Hwy 24 40 Mi E Colorado Springs
Latitude39.099167
Longitude-104.21388900000001
Institution CodeDmns
Collection CodeDmns
Catalog NumberZa.21911
Collected ByMorrison, Buzz
Date Collected2006-07-21

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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 NameHabronattus cuspidatus
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumArthropoda
ClassArachnida
OrderAraneae
FamilySalticidae
GenusHabronattus
Specific Epithetcuspidatus
Scientific Name AuthorsGriswold, 1987
Specimen
Identified ByHaas, Francis X.
Date Identified2009
Catalog NumberZA.21911
Other Catalog Numbers2006-5
Individual Count1
Life Stageadult
Sexmale
Institution CodeDMNS
Collection CodeDMNS
Occurrence ID594ca537-b80b-487a-a37e-ce6867a57438
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByMorrison, Buzz
Date Collected2006-07-21
Verbatim Date Collected21 July 2006
Year2006
Month7
Day21
Start Day of Year202
Collection Remarks1105-1110 h
Locality
CountryUnited States
State / ProvinceColorado
CountyEl Paso Co
MunicipalityRamah
Continentnorth america
LocalityRamah S W A; off Hwy 24 40 mi E Colorado Springs
Habitatunder limb
Decimal Latitude39.099167
Decimal Longitude-104.213889
Minimum Elevation in Meters1744
Verbatim Elevation5723 ft
Verbatim CoordinatesN 39 05 57 W 104 12 50
Geodetic DatumWGS84
Other
Modified2017-06-28 15:36:18
ID463363
dwc:datasetID7ddf754f-d193-4cc9-b351-99906754a03b
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=463363
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