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MCZ Entomology 137968

Danaus plexippus (Linnaeus, 1758)

Date Collected:

1960-03-02

Oceania: Australia: Victoria | Sea Lake

Media type: image, MCZ:Ent:137968 Identified as Danaus plexippus type status Voucher of Danaus plexippus.

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MCZ:Ent:137968 Danaus plexippus. Voucher.

Current Identification
Danaus plexippus (Linnaeus, 1758)
Animalia Arthropoda Hexapoda Insecta Pterygota Lepidoptera Glossata Heteroneura Papilionoidea Nymphalidae Danainae Danaini
Common Name(s): Monarch; monarch butterfly; monarque
Determiner: [no agent data]
Nature of ID: legacy

  • researcher code: Harvard242 [Freedman et al, 2020]

Part Condition Disposition Count
whole animal (pinned) unknown in collection 1 History

Attribute Value Determination On
sex Male By: Micah G. Freedman 2019-01-09
collection Eastwood-Manskie Collection 2003 By: Fred Taylor
life stage Adult By: Fred Taylor
wing area 6.816 cm² By: Micah G. Freedman 2019-01-09
Remarks: right forewing
wing area 7.058 cm² By: Micah G. Freedman 2019-01-09
Remarks: left forewing
wing length 4.911 cm By: Micah G. Freedman 2019-01-09
Remarks: left forewing
wing length 4.893 cm By: Micah G. Freedman 2019-01-09
Remarks: right forewing
wing perimeter 11.518 cm By: Micah G. Freedman 2019-01-09
Remarks: left forewing
wing perimeter 11.326 cm By: Micah G. Freedman 2019-01-09
Remarks: right forewing
wing width 2.275 cm By: Micah G. Freedman 2019-01-09
Remarks: left forewing
wing width 2.183 cm By: Micah G. Freedman 2019-01-09
Remarks: right forewing

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  • Ocean:
  • Oceania
  • Country:
  • Australia
  • State/Province:
  • Victoria
  • dwc:highergeographyID:
  • http://vocab.getty.edu/tgn/7006238 linked data icon
  • Specific Locality:
  • Sea Lake
  • Verbatim Locality:
  • SEALAKE; VIC
  • Georeference:
  • -35.501400, 142.850360 (Error radius: 2km) By: Nelson Rios on 2018-10-03 (Source: GEOLocate batch georeferencing, 2018-10-03)
  • Datum:
  • WGS84
  • Coordinates Entered As:
  • decimal degrees
  • Collecting Source:
  • unknown
  • Collected On:
  • 1960-03-02
  • Verbatim Date:
  • 2-3-1960
  • Collector:
  • Raymond C. Manskie

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  • [Masked]

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