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  • Entomology 185248 MCZ Entomology
  • Lepidochrysops jamesi
  • partial animal (pinned); partial animal: legs (ethanol: -80°C)
  • 17.5 km SE of Calvinia, Keiskie Mountain, below summit
  • Africa: South Africa: Northern Cape
  • 14 Oct. 2012
  • BerkeleyMapper
Identifications
Lepidochrysops jamesi Swanepoel, 1971
Animalia Arthropoda Ditrysia Insecta Pterygota Lepidoptera Glossata Papilionoidea Lycaenidae Polyommatinae Polyommatini Lepidochrysops jamesi
Identified by [no agent data]
Nature of ID: legacy
Lepidochrysops sp.
Animalia Arthropoda Insecta Pterygota Lepidoptera Glossata Lycaenidae Polyommatinae Lepidochrysops
Identified by Alan Heath
Nature of ID: expert ID
Lepidochrysops jamesi Swanepoel, 1971
Animalia Arthropoda Ditrysia Insecta Pterygota Lepidoptera Glossata Papilionoidea Lycaenidae Polyommatinae Polyommatini Lepidochrysops jamesi
Identified by Marianne Espeland
Nature of ID: expert ID
Remarks: Lepidochrysops jamesi
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: Africa
Country: South Africa
State/Province: Northern Cape
Specific Locality: 17.5 km SE of Calvinia, Keiskie Mountain, below summit
Verbatim Locality: Below summit of Keiskie Mt.; 17.5km S.E. of Calvinia; 31°36.373 S; 19°51.214 E
Collecting Source: unknown
Elevation: 1580 to 1580 m
Coordinates: 31° 36.373´ S 19° 51.214´ E (Datum: unknown)
Alan Heath; 2012-10-14; Source: collection label
Collecting Date: 14 Oct. 2012
Collectors
Alan Heath
C. W. S. Fisher
Preparators
[no agent data]
Rachel L. Hawkins
Identifiers
collector number: AH.L022
specimen code: AH-12-L029
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
partial animal (pinned) good in collection 1
partial animal: legs (ethanol: -80°C) good in collection 1 Dried legs transferred to ethanol 2016-03-21 by RLH.
Attributes
life stage: Adult
  Rachel L. Hawkins
collection: Alan Heath Collection
  Rachel L. Hawkins
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