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  • Entomology 135688 MCZ Entomology
  • Megathymus yuccae
  • whole animal (pinned)
  • Jupiter, Palm Beach County
  • North America: United States: Florida
  • III.30 (1700-01-01 - 2013-07-22)
  • BerkeleyMapper
Megathymus yuccae (Boisduval & Le Conte, [1837])
Animalia Arthropoda Ditrysia Insecta Pterygota Lepidoptera Glossata Hesperioidea Hesperiidae Hesperiinae Megathymini Megathymus yuccae
Identified by [no agent data]
Nature of ID: legacy
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: North America
Country: United States
State/Province: Florida
Specific Locality: Jupiter, Palm Beach County
Verbatim Locality: Jupiter Fla.
Collecting Source: unknown
Coordinates: 26.929597° -80.112488° (Datum: WGS84) , Error: 7087 m
Taylor Tai; 2017-01-04; Source: GEOLocate
Collecting Date: III.30 (1700-01-01 - 2013-07-22)
O. Buchholz
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (pinned) unknown in collection 1
sex: Male
Taylor Tai, 2016-12-31
Remark: Female has additional spotted yellow band on hindwing.
life stage: Adult
  Charles Whittemore Farnum
date emerged: III.30 ex yucca
  Charles Whittemore Farnum
collection: C. P. Kimball Collection
  Charles Whittemore Farnum
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