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Specimen Record

ContinentSouth America
CountryPeru
State/ProvinceMadre De Dios
LocalityCicra Field Station, Trail 6, Research Plot, South Transect/line 3
Latitude-12.552070000000002
Longitude-70.10962000000002
Institution CodeKu
Collection CodeSemc
Catalog Number956437
Collected ByChaboo Team 2010
Date Collected2010-07-11

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SEMC (Snow Entomological Museum Collection) comprises nearly 5 million pinned insect specimens. Our strengths are Apoidea, Neotropical Coleoptera (especially Staphylinidae, Hydrophiloidea, and Chrysomoloidea), Mecoptera, and fossil insects. We have digitized approximately 800,000 individual specimens (mostly Apoidea and Staphylinidae, Orthoptera, and various other smaller families).

Contacts

Name Jennifer Thomas
RoleAssistant Collection Manager
Emailjct@ku.edu
Name Jennifer Thomas
RoleAssistant Collection Manager
Emailjct@ku.edu
Name Michael Engel
RoleCurator in Charge
Emailmsengel@ku.edu
Name Caroline Chaboo
RoleCurator
Emailcschaboo@ku.edu
Name Andrew Short
RoleCurator
Emailaezshort@ku.edu
Name Laura Russell
RoleVertNet Programmer
Emaillarussell@ku.edu
Name Zack Falin
RoleCollection Manager
Emailksem@ku.edu
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Taxonomy
Scientific NameHisteridae
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumArthropoda
ClassInsecta
OrderColeoptera
FamilyHisteridae
Specimen
Identified ByGimmel, Matthew
Date Identified2011
Catalog Number956437
PreparationsPinned - 1
Institution CodeKU
Collection CodeSEMC
Occurrence ID3b30aece-1ed6-11e3-bfac-90b11c41863e
Dataset NameSnow Entomological Museum Collection
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByChaboo Team 2010
Date Collected2010-07-11
Year2010
Month7
Day11
Locality
CountryPeru
State / ProvinceMadre de Dios
Higher GeographyPeru, Madre de Dios
ContinentNeotropical
LocalityCICRA Field Station, trail 6, research plot, south transect/line 3
Decimal Latitude-12.55207
Decimal Longitude-70.10962
Maximum Elevation in Meters295
Minimum Elevation in Meters295
Georeference ProtocolGoogle Earth
Geodetic DatumWGS84
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