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Specimen Record

ContinentSouth America
CountryVenezuela
State/ProvinceAmazonas
LocalityS. Puerto Ayacucho, El Tobogan De La Selva
Latitude5.3867833
Longitude-67.6153667
Institution CodeKu
Collection CodeSemc
Catalog Number878857
Collected ByShort, Garcia, Miller, Joly
Date Collected2009-01-14

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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 NameFontidessus toboganensis
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumArthropoda
ClassInsecta
OrderColeoptera
FamilyDytiscidae
GenusFontidessus
Specific Epithettoboganensis
Specimen
Identified ByMiller, Kelly
Date Identified2014
Catalog Number878857
PreparationsPinned - 1
Institution CodeKU
Collection CodeSEMC
Occurrence ID18c0d876-1ed6-11e3-bfac-90b11c41863e
Dataset NameSnow Entomological Museum Collection
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByShort, Garcia, Miller, Joly
Date Collected2009-01-14
Year2009
Month1
Day14
Locality
CountryVenezuela
State / ProvinceAmazonas
Higher GeographyVenezuela, Amazonas
ContinentNeotropical
LocalityS. Puerto Ayacucho, El Tobogan de la Selva
Decimal Latitude5.3867833
Decimal Longitude-67.6153667
Maximum Elevation in Meters125
Minimum Elevation in Meters125
Georeference ProtocolGPS
Geodetic DatumWGS84
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