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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceOklahoma
County/ParishComanche Co
LocalityQuanah Range; Rock Creek
Latitude34.640556
Longitude-98.659722
Institution CodeDmns
Collection CodeDmns
Catalog NumberZa.6972
Collected ByFrancis M
Date Collected2004-07-11

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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 NameLoxosceles reclusa
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumArthropoda
ClassArachnida
OrderAraneae
FamilySicariidae
GenusLoxosceles
Specific Epithetreclusa
Scientific Name AuthorsGertsch & Mulaik
Specimen
Identified ByM Francis
Date Identified2004
Catalog NumberZA.6972
Other Catalog Numbers2004-22
Individual Count2
Sexfemale
Institution CodeDMNS
Collection CodeDMNS
Occurrence IDdfddad93-0a2e-436a-bbf4-9a516f25ecc2
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByFrancis M
Date Collected2004-07-11
Verbatim Date Collected11 July 2004
Year2004
Month7
Day11
Start Day of Year193
Sampling ProtocolLook Up, Look Down
Collection Remarks10:30 - 11:15
Locality
CountryUnited States
State / ProvinceOklahoma
CountyComanche Co
MunicipalityFort Sill
Continentnorth america
LocalityQuanah Range; Rock Creek
Habitatdry creek bed & forest litter & trees
Decimal Latitude34.640556
Decimal Longitude-98.659722
Minimum Elevation in Meters394
Verbatim Elevation1293 ft
Verbatim CoordinatesN 34 38 26 W 98 39 35
Geodetic DatumWGS84
Other
Modified2017-06-28 15:36:18
ID475448
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=475448
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