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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceColorado
County/ParishMesa Co
Locality216 E Fallen Rock Rd Grand Junction
Latitude39.036667
Longitude-108.63222200000001
Institution CodeDmns
Collection CodeDmns
Catalog NumberZa.6310
Collected BySeidman L
Date Collected2001-08-08

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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
Namenone
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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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Emailnone
Name Dr. Frank Krell or Dr. Paula Cushing
RoleCollection Manager
Emailfrank.krell@dmns.org; paula.cushing@dmns.org
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Taxonomy
Scientific NameNeoscona crucifera
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumArthropoda
ClassArachnida
OrderAraneae
FamilyAraneidae
GenusNeoscona
Specific Epithetcrucifera
Scientific Name Authors(Lucas)
Specimen
Identified ByCushing, Paula E.
Date Identified2003
Catalog NumberZA.6310
Other Catalog Numbers2001-53
Sexmale
Institution CodeDMNS
Collection CodeDMNS
Occurrence ID79d1a51f-df0f-4582-b986-e08584bddf27
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected BySeidman L
Date Collected2001-08-08
Verbatim Date Collected8 Aug 2001
Year2001
Month8
Day8
Start Day of Year220
Sampling ProtocolBeat Sheet
Collection Remarks16:30-17:00
Locality
CountryUnited States
State / ProvinceColorado
CountyMesa Co
Continentnorth america
Locality216 E Fallen Rock Rd Grand Junction
Habitatflowers
Decimal Latitude39.036667
Decimal Longitude-108.632222
Verbatim CoordinatesN 39 02 12 W 108 37 56
Geodetic DatumWGS84
Other
Modified2017-06-28 15:36:18
ID474788
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=474788
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