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  • Entomology 110364 MCZ Entomology
  • Mechanitis polymnia kayei
  • whole animal (pinned)
  •    Paratype of Mechanitis isthmia kayei
  • Piarco Field
  • North America: Republic of Trinidad and Tobago: Tunapuna-Piarco Regional Corporation: Lesser Antilles: Trinidad Island
  • 17-VIII-1942 (1942-08-17)
Mechanitis polymnia kayei Fox, 1967
Animalia Arthropoda Ditrysia Insecta Pterygota Lepidoptera Glossata Papilionoidea Nymphalidae Danainae Ithomiini Mechanitis polymnia kayei
Identified by [no agent data]
Nature of ID: legacy
Fox 1967, Page 78, Paratype of Mechanitis isthmia kayei

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: North America
Country: Republic of Trinidad and Tobago
State/Province: Tunapuna-Piarco Regional Corporation
Island Group: Lesser Antilles
Island: Trinidad Island
Specific Locality: Piarco Field
Verbatim Locality: Piarco Field,; Trinidad
Collecting Source: unknown
Collecting Date: 17-VIII-1942 (1942-08-17)
W.D. Thomas
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (pinned) unknown in collection 1
life stage: adult
  Rachel L. Hawkins
Remarks: Paratype
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