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  • Entomology 12703 MCZ Entomology
  • Conophorus amabilis
  • whole animal (mounted)
  •    Syntype of Ploas amabilis
    Lectotype of Ploas amabilis
  • Yosemite
  • North America: United States: California
  • June 5 (1700-01-01 - 1877-06-05)
Identifications
Conophorus amabilis (Osten-Sacken, 1877)
Animalia Arthropoda Insecta Diptera Bombyliidae Conophorus amabilis
Identified by Neal L. Evenhuis on 1982-12-31
Nature of ID: taxonomic revision
Remarks: paralectotype designation
Ploas amabilis Osten Sacken 1877
Animalia Arthropoda Insecta Diptera Bombyliidae Ploas amabilis
Identified by Carl Robert von Osten-Sacken on 1877-12-31
Nature of ID: type ID
Citations
Evenhuis 1982, Page 3, Lectotype of Ploas amabilis

 
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: California
Specific Locality: Yosemite
Verbatim Locality: Yosemite, Cal
Collecting Source: wild caught
Collecting Date: June 5 (1700-01-01 - 1877-06-05)
Collectors
Carl Robert von Osten-Sacken
Identifiers
type number: 12703
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (mounted) good, tentative in collection 1
Attributes
sex: Male
Carl Robert von Osten-Sacken
Remarks: Labels: " Yosemite, Cal, June 5 O. Sack; O. Sacken, West. Dipt.."
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MCZ Entomology Coleoptera 010001-017196, pg.46

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MCZ Entomology Coleoptera 010001-017196, pg.46