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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceArizona
County/ParishPima
LocalityOrgan Pipe National Monument, Vicinity Of Campground Restroom #2.
Latitude31.941989
Longitude-112.811887
Institution CodeDmns
Collection CodeDmns
Catalog NumberZa.33258
Collected ByRowsell, J.; Pantazi, M.
Date Collected2012-06-09

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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.

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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 NameBranchia brevis
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumArthropoda
ClassArachnida
OrderSolifugae
FamilyAmmotrechidae
GenusBranchia
Specific Epithetbrevis
Scientific Name AuthorsMuma, 1951
Specimen
Identified ByRowsell
Date Identified2012
Catalog NumberZA.33258
Other Catalog Numbers2014-45
Individual Count1
Life StageAdult
SexMale
Institution CodeDMNS
Collection CodeDMNS
Occurrence IDe0438600-0cb7-483a-aaa0-65a447d8da2e
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByRowsell, J.; Pantazi, M.
Date Collected2012-06-09
Year2012
Month6
Day9
Start Day of Year161
Sampling ProtocolCasual
Locality
CountryUnited States
State / ProvinceArizona
CountyPima
Continentnorth america
LocalityOrgan Pipe National Monument, vicinity of Campground Restroom #2.
Decimal Latitude31.941989
Decimal Longitude-112.811887
Other
Modified2017-06-28 15:36:18
ID13013164
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