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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceColorado
County/ParishWeld Co
LocalityPawnee National Grassland, Bones Galore Paleo Site
Latitude40.729722
Longitude-103.801944
Institution CodeDmns
Collection CodeDmns
Catalog NumberZa.11887
Collected ByHiester T
Date Collected2001-08-15

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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 NameTigrosa grandis
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumArthropoda
ClassArachnida
OrderAraneae
FamilyLycosidae
GenusTigrosa
Specific Epithetgrandis
Scientific Name Authors(Banks, 1894)
Specimen
Identified BySlowik, Jozef
Date Identified2006
Identification RemarksIDd as Hogna permunda. Taxonomy change noted by PEC, 2016.
Catalog NumberZA.11887
Other Catalog Numbers2001-53
Individual Count1
Life Stageadult
Sexmale
Institution CodeDMNS
Collection CodeDMNS
Occurrence ID2a06057d-86c3-4068-b809-c9f2b3822486
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByHiester T
Date Collected2001-08-15
Verbatim Date Collected15 August 2001
Year2001
Month8
Day15
Start Day of Year227
Sampling ProtocolLook Down
Collection Remarks1hr, day light
Locality
CountryUnited States
State / ProvinceColorado
CountyWeld Co
Continentnorth america
LocalityPawnee National Grassland, Bones Galore Paleo Site
Decimal Latitude40.729722
Decimal Longitude-103.801944
Verbatim CoordinatesN 40 43 47 W 103 48 07
Geodetic DatumWGS84
Other
Modified2017-06-28 15:36:18
ID452361
dcterms:referenceshttp://symbiota4.acis.ufl.edu/scan/portal/collections/individual/index.php?occid=452361
dwc:collectionID722da3b7-73fe-41b6-b1c9-8801accd20f3
dcterms:rightsHolderDenver Museum of Nature & Science
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