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  • Entomology 16753 MCZ Entomology
  • Oriens californica
  • whole animal (pinned)
  •    Syntype of Potanthus californica
  • [no specific locality data]
  • North America: United States: California
  • [no verbatim date data] (1700-01-01 - 2014-09-25)
Identifications
Oriens californica (Scudder, 1872)
Animalia Arthropoda Ditrysia Insecta Pterygota Lepidoptera Glossata Hesperioidea Hesperiidae Hesperiinae Taractrocerini Oriens californica
Identified by [no agent data]
Nature of ID: taxonomic revision
Lepidoptera Linnaeus, 1758
Animalia Arthropoda Insecta Pterygota Lepidoptera
Identified by William H. Evans
Nature of ID: expert ID
Remarks: Verbatim: = akar, Mabille ♂ Philippines. Det W. H. Evans 21/1/35
Lepidoptera Linnaeus, 1758
Animalia Arthropoda Insecta Pterygota Lepidoptera
Identified by [no agent data]
Nature of ID: expert ID
Remarks: Verbatim: Oriens californica Sc.
Lepidoptera Linnaeus, 1758
Animalia Arthropoda Insecta Pterygota Lepidoptera
Identified by [no agent data]
Nature of ID: expert ID
Remarks: Verbatim: pratinicola
Lepidoptera Linnaeus, 1758
Animalia Arthropoda Insecta Pterygota Lepidoptera
Identified by [no agent data]
Nature of ID: expert ID
Remarks: Verbatim: Potanthus californica type Scudd
Hesperia pratincola Boisduval, 1852
Animalia Arthropoda Insecta Pterygota Lepidoptera Glossata Hesperioidea Hesperiidae Hesperiinae Hesperiini Hesperia pratincola
Identified by [no agent data]
Nature of ID: expert ID
Pamphila akar Mabille, 1883
Animalia Arthropoda Insecta Pterygota Lepidoptera Glossata Hesperioidea Hesperiidae Heteropterinae Pamphila akar
Identified by William H. Evans on 1935-01-21
Nature of ID: expert ID
Remarks: Philippines
Potanthus californica Scudder, 1872
Animalia Arthropoda Insecta Pterygota Lepidoptera Glossata Hesperioidea Hesperiidae Hesperiinae Taractrocerini Potanthus californica
Identified by Samuel H. Scudder on 1872-12-31
Nature of ID: type ID
Citations
Scudder 1872, Page 75, Syntype of Potanthus californica
Number of original specimen(s) not given.
 
Scudder (1872), 4th Ann. Report. Peab. Acad. Sci. 1871:24-83
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Scudder (1872), 4th Ann. Report. Peab. Acad. Sci. 1871:24-83
 
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: North America
Country: United States
State/Province: California
Specific Locality: [no specific locality data]
Verbatim Locality: Calif
Locality Remarks: Locality data is very likely incorrect; species is native to Philippines.
Collecting Source: unknown
Collecting Date: [no verbatim date data] (1700-01-01 - 2014-09-25)
Collectors
[no agent data]
Identifiers
additional number: Unknown:35
type number: 16753
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (pinned) poor in collection 1
Attributes
sex: Male
William H. Evans, 1935-01-21
life stage: adult
  Rachel L. Hawkins
collection: S. H. Scudder Collection
  Rachel L. Hawkins
Remarks: Syntype Jan.-Jun. 2001 MCZ Image Database
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MCZ Entomology Coleoptera 010001-017196, pg.114

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MCZ Entomology Coleoptera 010001-017196, pg.114