Museu Paraense Emílio Goeldi - Solif…

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Summary

Full Title

Museu Paraense Emílio Goeldi - Solifugae Collection

Description

Occur in tropical and semitropical regions, and some species are distributed in desert regions, but also in grasslands and forests. There are more than 1,000 described species of Solifugae in approximately 140 genera and 12 families, distributed by America, Africa, southern Europe and southwest Asia (Rock, 2002). Solifuges animals are rare, even in suitable habitats its abundance is contemplated to be low.

Purpose

Material with scientific and historical importance.

Temporal coverages

Date range: May 10, 2005 - Jun 1, 2007

Language of Data

 

Administrative contact
Alexandre Bonaldo
Curator
Museu Paraense Emílio Goeldi Av. Perimetral, 1901 - Terra Firme 66077-830 Belém Pará Brazil
Metadata author
Alexandre Bonaldo
Curator
Museu Paraense Emílio Goeldi Av. Perimetral, 1901 - Terra Firme 66077-830 Belém Pará Brazil
Originator
Alexandre Bonaldo
Curator
Museu Paraense Emílio Goeldi Av. Perimetral, 1901 - Terra Firme 66077-830 Belém Pará Brazil

Published by

Museu Paraense Emílio Goeldi

Publication Date

Apr 24, 2014

Registration Date

Apr 24, 2014

Served by

Museu Paraense Emílio Goeldi

Links

External Data

Metadata Documents

Taxonomic Coverage

Taxonomic coverage from Solifugae collection.

KINGDOM
Animalia
PHYLUM
Arthropoda
CLASS
Arachnida
ORDER
Solifugae
FAMILY
Mummuciidae, Ammotrechidae
GENUS
Mummucia
SPECIES
ibirapemussu

Geographic Coverage

Geographic coverage from Solifugae collection.

Project

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Associated parties

Administrative contact
Alexandre Bonaldo
Curator
Museu Paraense Emílio Goeldi Av. Perimetral, 1901 - Terra Firme 66077-830 Belém Pará Brazil

Methodology

Study extent

Collection of Solifugae order with national coverage.

Sampling description

Taxonomic and Geospatial data about Solifugae collection.

Method Steps

  1. Specimens obtained from licensed collections, exchange, gift, legacy or purchase. The specimens are stored in the collection through a preservation type and its data are stored on the Specify (system for managing biodiversity data).

Specimen Preservation method

Alcohol