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MCZ Entomology 152527

Danaus plexippus (Linnaeus, 1758)

Date Collected:

1965-08-13

North America: United States: Virginia: Giles | Clover Hollow

Media type: image, MCZ:Ent:152527 Identified as Danaus plexippus type status Voucher of Danaus plexippus| Voucher of Danaus plexippus.

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MCZ:Ent:152527 Danaus plexippus. Voucher.

Media type: image, MCZ:Ent:152527 Identified as Danaus plexippus type status Voucher of Danaus plexippus| Voucher of Danaus plexippus.

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MCZ:Ent:152527 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: Harvard26 [Freedman and Dingle, 2018]

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

Attribute Value Determination On
sex Female By: Rachel L. Hawkins Sipe
sex Female By: Micah G. Freedman 2019-01-09
life stage Adult By: Rachel L. Hawkins Sipe
wing area 7.493 cm² By: Micah G. Freedman 2019-01-09
Remarks: left forewing
wing area 7.582 cm² By: Micah G. Freedman 2019-01-09
Remarks: right forewing
wing length 4.862 cm By: Micah G. Freedman 2019-01-09
Remarks: left forewing
wing length 4.844 cm By: Micah G. Freedman 2019-01-09
Remarks: right forewing
wing perimeter 11.691 cm By: Micah G. Freedman 2019-01-09
Remarks: right forewing
wing perimeter 11.544 cm By: Micah G. Freedman 2019-01-09
Remarks: left forewing
wing width 2.423 cm By: Micah G. Freedman 2019-01-09
Remarks: left forewing
wing width 2.462 cm By: Micah G. Freedman 2019-01-09
Remarks: right forewing

  • None

  • I caught this I want it

  • None

  • Continent:
  • North America
  • Country:
  • United States
  • State/Province:
  • Virginia
  • County:
  • Giles
  • Specific Locality:
  • Clover Hollow
  • Verbatim Locality:
  • Clover Hollow; N. of Newport; Giles Co., Va.
  • Georeference:
  • 37.3372740, -80.475568 (Error radius: 4221m) By: Patrick McCormack on 2020-11-17 (Source: GEOLocate)
  • Datum:
  • WGS84
  • Coordinates Entered As:
  • decimal degrees
  • Collecting Source:
  • unknown
  • Collected On:
  • 1965-08-13
  • Verbatim Date:
  • VIII-13-1965
  • Collector:
  • [no agent data]

  • None

  • None

  • [Masked]

  • None