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  • Entomology 12660 MCZ Entomology
  • Poecilanthrax alpha
  • whole animal (mounted)
  •    Syntype of Anthrax alpha
    Paralectotype of Anthrax alpha
  • Cheyenne
  • North America: United States: Wyoming: Laramie
  • Aug. 21 (1876-08-21)
Identifications
Poecilanthrax alpha (Osten-Sacken, 1877)
Animalia Arthropoda Insecta Diptera Bombyliidae Poecilanthrax alpha
Identified by Neal L. Evenhuis on 1982-12-31
Nature of ID: taxonomic revision
Remarks: paralectotype designation
Anthrax alpha Osten Sacken, 1877
Animalia Arthropoda Insecta Diptera Bombyliidae Anthrax alpha
Identified by Carl Robert von Osten-Sacken on 1877-12-31
Nature of ID: type ID
Citations
von Osten-Sacken 1877, Page 239, Syntype of Anthrax alpha

Evenhuis 1982, Page 3, Paralectotype of Anthrax alpha

 
Osten-Sacken (1877) Bull. US Geol. Geog. Surv. Terr. 3: 189-354
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Osten-Sacken (1877) Bull. US Geol. Geog. Surv. Terr. 3: 189-354
MCZ Breviora no. 469
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MCZ Breviora no. 469
 
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: North America
Country: United States
State/Province: Wyoming
County: Laramie
Specific Locality: Cheyenne
Verbatim Locality: Cheyenne, Wyo.
Collecting Source: wild caught
Collecting Date: Aug. 21 (1876-08-21)
Collecting Event Remarks: Date inferred from original publication. -RLH, 2017
Collectors
Carl Robert von Osten-Sacken
Identifiers
type number: 12660
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (mounted) good, tentative unchecked 1
Remarks: Labels: Cheyenne, Wyo, Aug. 21 O. Sacken; O. Sacken West. Dipt.; alpha; Type 3 12660
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MCZ Entomology Coleoptera 010001-017196, pg.45

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MCZ Entomology Coleoptera 010001-017196, pg.45