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University of North Texas Elm Fork Insect Collection (NTSC-EFIC)

Invertebrates, Geographic range of the collections primarily represent Texas, Oklahoma, Arkansas but also includes miscellaneous aquatic insects from scattered regions of the United States of American and the sub-Antarctic region of Chile. Preparations include alcohol vials (aquatic insects), pinned (insects) and envelopes (Odonata).

Collection Manager: James H. Kennedy,, 940-565-2981 (ORCID #: 0000-0002-0285-7011)
Assistant Collection Manager: Elinor Lichtenberg, (ORCID #: 0000-0002-2729-4534)
Collection Type: Preserved Specimens
Management: Live Data managed directly within data portal
Global Unique Identifier: 230f6269-7e69-411a-8ec1-5a2f9ce4426a
Digital Metadata: EML File
Cite this collection:
University of North Texas Elm Fork Insect Collection. Occurrence dataset (ID: 230f6269-7e69-411a-8ec1-5a2f9ce4426a) accessed via the Ecdysis Portal,, 2024-07-21).
Department of Biological Sciences
University of North Texas
1704 W. Mulberry, Suite 215 (Shipping/Courier)
1155 Union Circle #310559 (Mailing)
Denton, TX   76203-5017
United States
Collection Statistics
  • 5,458 specimen records
  • 1,557 (29%) georeferenced
  • 1,651 (30%) identified to species
  • 227 families
  • 128 genera
  • 169 species
  • 171 total taxa (including subsp. and var.)
Extra Statistics
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