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  • Entomology 14991 MCZ Entomology
  • Glyphipteryx californiae
  • whole animal (mounted)
  •    Syntype of Glyphipteryx californiae
    Paralectotype of Glyphipteryx californiae
  • [no specific locality data]
  • North America: United States: California
  • [no verbatim date data] (1700-01-01 - 1881-12-31)
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Identifications
Glyphipteryx californiae Walsingham, 1881
Animalia Arthropoda Hexapoda Insecta Pterygota Lepidoptera Glossata Heteroneura Yponomeutoidea Glyphipterigidae Glyphipteriginae Glyphipteryx californiae
Identified by John B. Heppner in 1985
Nature of ID: type ID
Remarks: paralectotype designation
Glyphipteryx californiae Walsingham, 1881
Animalia Arthropoda Hexapoda Insecta Pterygota Lepidoptera Glossata Heteroneura Yponomeutoidea Glyphipterigidae Glyphipteriginae Glyphipteryx californiae
Identified by Thomas de Grey (Lord Walsingham) in 1881
Nature of ID: type ID
Citations
Walsingham 1881, Page 320, Syntype of Glyphipteryx californiae
"Taken in Shasta county, California, about the middle of July 1871, and described from a series of ten specimens."
Heppner 1985, Page 104, Paralectotype of Glyphipteryx californiae
 
Media of type text, Walsingham 1881. Description:Walsingham (1881) Proc. Zool. Soc. London, 1881: 301-325
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Media Details
Walsingham (1881) Proc. Zool. Soc. London, 1881: 301-325
 
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: North America
Country: United States
State/Province: California
Specific Locality: [no specific locality data]
Verbatim Locality: Cala
Collecting Source: wild caught
Coordinates: 37.213544° -119.59668° (Datum: WGS84) , Error: 665879 m
Taylor Tai; 2017-05-23; Source: GEOLocate
Collecting Date: [no verbatim date data] (1700-01-01 - 1881-12-31)
Collectors
Preparators
Identifiers
type number: 14991
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (mounted) good, tentative in collection 1
Attributes
sex: Female
John B. Heppner, 1985-12-31
verbatim label transcription: Wlsm to Chamb; Type 14991; Glyphipterix californiae W! Cala; Paralectotype Glyphipteryx californiae '76 Walsingham.
  Rachel L. Hawkins Sipe, 2021-05-04
  Remark: semicolons separate labels
Media
 
Media of type text, Entomology 14947;14948;14950;14951;14952;14953;14955;14956;14957;14958;14959;14960;14961;14962;14963;14964;14965;14966;14967;14968;14969;14970;14971;14972;14973;14974;14975;14976;14977;14978;14979;14980;14981;14982;14983;14984;14985;14986;14987;14988;14989;14990;14991;14992;14993;14994;14995;14996;14997;14998;14999;15000;15001;15002;15003;15004;15005;15006;14954;14949. Description:MCZ Entomology Coleoptera 010001-017196, pg.84

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Media Details
MCZ Entomology Coleoptera 010001-017196, pg.84