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  • Entomology 137502 MCZ Entomology
  • Papilio demodocus
  • whole animal (pinned)
  • Wau
  • Africa: South Sudan: Western Bahr el Ghazal
  • 29.IV.38 (1938-04-29)
Papilio demodocus Esper, 1799
Animalia Arthropoda Ditrysia Insecta Pterygota Lepidoptera Glossata Papilionoidea Papilionidae Papilioninae Papilionini Papilio demodocus
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: P. demoleus nubila Capr.
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: Africa
Country: South Sudan
State/Province: Western Bahr el Ghazal
Specific Locality: Wau
Verbatim Locality: Equatoria; Sudan; Wau
Collecting Source: unknown
Collecting Date: 29.IV.38 (1938-04-29)
John G. Myers
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (pinned) unknown in collection 1
life stage: Adult
  Charles Whittemore Farnum
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