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  • Entomology 165527 MCZ Entomology
  • Danaus chrysippus chrysippus
  • whole animal (pinned)
  • Sugarloaf Ridge
  • Africa: Saint Helena, Ascension and Tristan da Cunha
  • 19.V.61 (1961-05-19)
Identifications
Danaus chrysippus chrysippus (Linnaeus, 1758)
Animalia Arthropoda Ditrysia Insecta Pterygota Lepidoptera Glossata Papilionoidea Nymphalidae Danainae Danaini Danaus chrysippus chrysippus
Identified by [no agent data]
Nature of ID: legacy
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: Africa
Country: Saint Helena, Ascension and Tristan da Cunha
Specific Locality: Sugarloaf Ridge
Verbatim Locality: Sugarloaf Ridge; St. Helena Id.
Collecting Source: unknown
Collecting Date: 19.V.61 (1961-05-19)
Collectors
Arthur Loveridge
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (pinned) unknown in collection 1
Attributes
life stage: Adult
  Jack Raisel
Remarks: ["Sugarloaf Ridge"-- possibly Sugar Loaf HIll, a 272 meter hill North of Jamestown.]
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