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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceColorado
County/ParishLarimer
LocalitySoapstone Natural Area, Spottlewood Creek
Latitude40.93945200000001
Longitude-105.000029
Institution CodeDmns
Collection CodeDmns
Catalog NumberZa.29767
Collected ByStoaks, R.
Date Collected2009-09-26

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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 NamePellenes levii
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumArthropoda
ClassArachnida
OrderAraneae
FamilySalticidae
GenusPellenes
Specific Epithetlevii
Scientific Name AuthorsLowrie & Gertsch, 1955
Specimen
Identified ByHaas, Francis X.
Date Identified2013
Catalog NumberZA.29767
Other Catalog Numbers2009-1
Individual Count1
Life Stageadult
Sexmale
Institution CodeDMNS
Collection CodeDMNS
Occurrence ID3e5676e4-e9ff-4dba-9b64-c31a9ad42bc2
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByStoaks, R.
Date Collected2009-09-26
Year2009
Month9
Day26
Start Day of Year269
Sampling ProtocolPitfall Trap
Collection Remarks#1
Locality
CountryUnited States
State / ProvinceColorado
CountyLarimer
Continentnorth america
LocalitySoapstone Natural Area, Spottlewood creek
Decimal Latitude40.939452
Decimal Longitude-105.000029
Coordinate Uncertainty In Meters210
Geodetic DatumWGS84
Georeferenced ByGrinter, Christopher C.
Other
Modified2017-06-28 15:36:18
ID1022011
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symbiota:recordEnteredBycgrinter
dwc:collectionID722da3b7-73fe-41b6-b1c9-8801accd20f3
dcterms:rightsHolderDenver Museum of Nature & Science
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