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  • Entomology 123069 MCZ Entomology
  • Eurema desjardinisi
  • whole animal (pinned)
  • Ntingidi(?), Rondo Plateau, Southeast Tanzania
  • Africa: Tanzania
  • 10-V-1939 (1939-05-10)
Identifications
Eurema desjardinisi (Boisduval, 1833)
Animalia Arthropoda Ditrysia Insecta Pterygota Lepidoptera Glossata Papilionoidea Pieridae Coliadinae Eurema desjardinisi
Identified by [no agent data]
Nature of ID: legacy
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: Africa
Country: Tanzania
Specific Locality: Ntingidi(?), Rondo Plateau, Southeast Tanzania
Verbatim Locality: Ntingidi (?), Rondo Plateau, Tang. Ter.
Collecting Source: unknown
Collecting Date: 10-V-1939 (1939-05-10)
Collectors
Arthur Loveridge
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (pinned) unknown in collection 1
Attributes
life stage: Adult
  Ian Butler
Remarks: These Terias are attracted by butter tins of the same hue as themselves. Both at Mbanyo and here I observed them fluttering about two tins in which my drying cage stoon. The other two tins, being white, had no attraction & they did not settle on them. Finest Kenya Butter
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