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  • Entomology 74400 MCZ Entomology
  • Vanessa kershawi
  • whole animal (pinned)
  • 4 km S of Tharwa
  • Oceania: Australia: Australian Capital Territory
  • 19.Nov.1983 (1983-09-19)
Identifications
Vanessa kershawi (McCoy, 1868)
Animalia Arthropoda Ditrysia Insecta Pterygota Lepidoptera Glossata Papilionoidea Nymphalidae Nymphalinae Nymphalini Vanessa kershawi
Identified by [no agent data]
Nature of ID: legacy
Lepidoptera Linnaeus, 1758
Animalia Arthropoda Insecta Pterygota Lepidoptera
Identified by [no agent data]
Nature of ID: expert ID
Remarks: V. kershawi ♀ white spot on orange Fwing det. K.L. Dunn 1983
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: Oceania
Country: Australia
State/Province: Australian Capital Territory
Specific Locality: 4 km S of Tharwa
Verbatim Locality: 4km sth of; Tharwa, A.C.T.
Collecting Source: unknown
Collecting Date: 19.Nov.1983 (1983-09-19)
Collectors
Kelvyn L. Dunn
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (pinned) unknown in collection 1
Attributes
sex: Female
Rachel L. Hawkins
life stage: Adult
  Rachel L. Hawkins
collection: Kelvyn Dunn Collection
  Rachel L. Hawkins
Remarks: white spot on orange Fwing
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