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MCZ Entomology 11138

Discomyza balioptera Loew

Syntype of Discomyza balioptera

Date Collected:

[date unknown] prior to 1869-12-31

Central America: Cuba: West Indies: Greater Antilles: Cuba | [no specific locality data]

Media of type image, MCZ:Ent:11138 Identified as Discomyza balioptera type status Other Useful Citation of Discomyza balioptera| Syntype of Discomyza balioptera. . Aspect: labels

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MCZ:Ent:11138 Discomyza balioptera. Syntype. Aspect: labels

Media of type image, MCZ:Ent:11138 Identified as Discomyza balioptera type status Other Useful Citation of Discomyza balioptera| Syntype of Discomyza balioptera. . Aspect: Wing front

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MCZ:Ent:11138 Discomyza balioptera. Syntype. Aspect: Wing front

Media of type image, MCZ:Ent:11138 Identified as Discomyza balioptera type status Other Useful Citation of Discomyza balioptera| Syntype of Discomyza balioptera. . Aspect: head frontal view

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MCZ:Ent:11138 Discomyza balioptera. Syntype. Aspect: head frontal view

Media of type image, MCZ:Ent:11138 Identified as Discomyza balioptera type status Other Useful Citation of Discomyza balioptera| Syntype of Discomyza balioptera. . Aspect: habitus dorsal view

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MCZ:Ent:11138 Discomyza balioptera. Syntype. Aspect: habitus dorsal view

Media of type image, MCZ:Ent:11138 Identified as Discomyza balioptera type status Other Useful Citation of Discomyza balioptera| Syntype of Discomyza balioptera. . Aspect: habitus lateral view

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MCZ:Ent:11138 Discomyza balioptera. Syntype. Aspect: habitus lateral view

Current Identification
Animalia Arthropoda Hexapoda Insecta Pterygota Diptera Brachycera Ephydroidea Ephydridae
Determiner: Hermann Loew in 1905
Nature of ID: type ID
Remarks: ; Determination year is a proxy for unknown data. It will be updated when year is known Determinations made by Loew

Mathis and Zatwarnicki 1995, page 25, Other Useful Citation of Discomyza balioptera Loew lists the specimen as holotype making the lectotype label on the specimen a premature designation.
Media of type text, Loew 1862. Description:Monographs of Diptera of North America Part I

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Loew 1862 Description: Monographs of Diptera of North America Part I

Media of type text, Mathis and Zatwarnicki 1995. Description:A world catalog of the shore flies (Diptera: Ephydridae)

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Mathis and Zatwarnicki 1995 Description: A world catalog of the shore flies (Diptera: Ephydridae)

  • type number: 11138

Part Condition Disposition Count
whole animal (mounted) good, tentative unknown 1 History

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  • Labels: (silver square); 74/217; Loew Coll; balioptera

  • None

  • Continent:
  • Central America
  • Country:
  • Cuba
  • Island Group:
  • West Indies: Greater Antilles
  • Island:
  • Cuba
  • dwc:highergeographyID:
  • http://vocab.getty.edu/tgn/7005380 linked data icon
  • Specific Locality:
  • [no specific locality data]
  • Verbatim Locality:
  • [silver square]
  • Georeference:
  • 21.6378370, -79.408691 (Error radius: 584126m) By: Taylor Tai on 2017-05-12 (Source: GEOLocate)
  • Datum:
  • WGS84
  • Coordinates Entered As:
  • decimal degrees
  • Collecting Source:
  • wild caught
  • Began Date / Ended Date:
  • 1700-01-01 / 1869-12-31
  • Verbatim Date:
  • [no verbatim date data]
  • Collecting Event Remarks:
  • [silver square] refers to Cuba, as per Osten-Sacken (1903), p. 94.
  • Collector:
  • [no agent data]

  • None

Media of type text, Entomology 11107;11108;11109;11110;11111;11112;11113;11114;11115;11116;11117;11118;11119;11120;11121;11122;11123;11124;11125;11126;11127;11128;11129;11130;11131;11132;11133;11134;11135;11136;11137;11138;11140;11141;11142;11143;11144;11145;11146;11147;11148;11149;11150;11151;11152;11153;11154;11155;11156;11157;11158;11159;11160;11161;11162;11163;11164;11165;11166;11139. Description:MCZ Entomology Coleoptera 010001-017196, pg.20

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Ledger page for: Entomology Description: MCZ Entomology Coleoptera 010001-017196, pg.20

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