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Date Collected:

[date unknown] prior to 2013-12-31

North America: United States: Pennsylvania | [no specific locality data]

Media type: image, MCZ:Ent:164960 Identified as Danaus plexippus plexippus type status Voucher of Danaus plexippus.

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MCZ:Ent:164960 Danaus plexippus plexippus. Voucher.

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

  • researcher code: Harvard204 [Freedman et al, 2020]

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

Attribute Value Determination On
sex Female By: Micah G. Freedman 2019-01-09
life stage Adult By: Fred Taylor
wing area 9.625 cm² By: Micah G. Freedman 2019-01-09
Remarks: right forewing
wing length 5.475 cm By: Micah G. Freedman 2019-01-09
Remarks: right forewing
wing length 5.426 cm By: Micah G. Freedman 2019-01-09
Remarks: left forewing
wing perimeter 12.984 cm By: Micah G. Freedman 2019-01-09
Remarks: right forewing
wing width 2.721 cm By: Micah G. Freedman 2019-01-09
Remarks: left forewing
wing width 2.735 cm By: Micah G. Freedman 2019-01-09
Remarks: right forewing

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  • Continent:
  • North America
  • Country:
  • United States
  • State/Province:
  • Pennsylvania
  • dwc:highergeographyID:
  • http://vocab.getty.edu/tgn/7007710 linked data icon
  • Specific Locality:
  • [no specific locality data]
  • Verbatim Locality:
  • Pennsylvania.
  • Georeference:
  • 40.8480710, -77.845673 (Error radius: 297347m) By: Jeremy Kisala on 2019-10-09 (Source: GEOLocate)
  • Datum:
  • WGS84
  • Coordinates Entered As:
  • decimal degrees
  • Collecting Source:
  • wild caught
  • Began Date / Ended Date:
  • 1700-01-01 / 2013-12-31
  • Verbatim Date:
  • [no verbatim date data]
  • Collector:
  • Rev. Daniel Ziegler

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  • [Masked]

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