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Patrick S. Gorring Collection (PSGC-ENT)

This is a general arthropod collection with pinned and ethanol preserved specimens suitable for DNA extraction. Focus areas of the collection are the beetle family Cerambycidae worldwide, woodboring larvae, and phytophagous beetles of the USA. (~4,000 specimens).

Contacts: Patrick Gorring,
Collection Type: Preserved Specimens
Management: Live Data managed directly within data portal
Global Unique Identifier: e1b8eb9e-0241-4595-aaa2-73a55e09573c
Digital Metadata: EML File
Cite this collection:
Patrick S. Gorring Collection. Occurrence dataset (ID: e1b8eb9e-0241-4595-aaa2-73a55e09573c) accessed via the Ecdysis Portal,, 2024-05-24).
Collection Statistics
  • 42 specimen records
  • 32 (76%) georeferenced
  • 38 (90%) with images (38 total images)
  • 4 (10%) identified to species
  • 1 families
  • 2 genera
  • 2 species
  • 3 total taxa (including subsp. and var.)
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