Utah Department of Agriculture and Food Entomology Collection (UDAF-UDAFE)

The entomology collection at the Utah Department of Agriculture and Food is located in Salt Lake City. Specimens are collected from all over the state but a majority is from the Great Basin area. There are several thousand specimens in the collection with emphasis placed on insects significant to the future of agriculture in Utah, such as bark beetles, Japanese beetles and gypsy moths.
Contact: Joey Caputo (jcaputo@utah.gov)
Collection Type: Preserved Specimens
Management: Live Data managed directly within data portal
Global Unique Identifier: e6f892dc-9db7-4dbb-a446-496ab2156862
Usage Rights: CC0 1.0 (Public-domain)
Rights Holder: Utah Department of Agriculture and Food
Access Rights: Public Data
Address:
Utah Department of Agriculture and Food Entomology Collection
350 North Redwood Road
Salt Lake City, Utah   84116
USA
Collection Statistics:
  • 425 specimen records
  • 371 (87%) georeferenced
  • 346 (81%) identified to species
  • 2 families
  • 33 genera
  • 52 species
  • 64 total taxa (including subsp. and var.)
Extra Statistics
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This project made possible by National Science Foundation Award EF 1207371
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