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  • Entomology 109089 MCZ Entomology
  • Mechanitis mazaeus holmgreni
  • whole animal (pinned)
  •    Paratype of Mechanitis messenoides ballucatus
  • ca. 200 miles N of Cochabamba (=5 days N from Cochabamba)
  • South America: Bolivia: Cochabamba
  • Sept. 12, 1899
Identifications
Mechanitis mazaeus holmgreni Bryk, 1953
Animalia Arthropoda Ditrysia Insecta Pterygota Lepidoptera Glossata Papilionoidea Nymphalidae Danainae Ithomiini Mechanitis mazaeus holmgreni
Identified by [no agent data]
Nature of ID: legacy
Mechanitis messenoides ballucatus Fox, 1967
Animalia Arthropoda Insecta Pterygota Lepidoptera Glossata Papilionoidea Nymphalidae Danainae Ithomiini Mechanitis messenoides ballucatus
Identified by [no agent data]
Nature of ID: expert ID
Remarks: Mechanitis messenoides ballucatus Fox
Mechanitis messenoides ballucatus Fox, 1967
Animalia Arthropoda Insecta Pterygota Lepidoptera Glossata Papilionoidea Nymphalidae Danainae Ithomiini Mechanitis messenoides ballucatus
Identified by Richard M. Fox on 1967-12-31
Nature of ID: expert ID
Remarks: Paratype Mechanitis messenoides ballucatus R. M. Fox
Citations
 
Fox (1967), Mem. Am. Entomol. Inst. 22:1-190
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Fox (1967), Mem. Am. Entomol. Inst. 22:1-190
 
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: South America
Country: Bolivia
State/Province: Cochabamba
Specific Locality: ca. 200 miles N of Cochabamba (=5 days N from Cochabamba)
Verbatim Locality: 5 Days north from Cochabamba, Bolivia
Locality Remarks: "5 days north" determined to be distance of about 200 miles N of Cochabamba, as per Weeks (1901), Proc. New Engl. Zool. Club 2:80.
Collecting Source: unknown
Collecting Date: Sept. 12, 1899
Collectors
Andrew G. Weeks Jr.
Identifiers
additional number: Unknown:18
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (pinned) unknown in collection 1
Attributes
life stage: Adult
  Charles Whittemore Farnum
collection: A.G. Weeks Collection
  Charles Whittemore Farnum
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