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Date Collected:

1921-09

North America: United States: New York: Tompkins | Ithaca

Media type: image, MCZ:Ent:164977 Identified as Danaus plexippus plexippus type status Voucher of Danaus plexippus| Voucher of Danaus plexippus.

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MCZ:Ent:164977 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
Previous 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: Micah G. FreedmanORCID iD icon; Hugh DingleORCID iD icon in 1905
Nature of ID: expert ID
Remarks: voucher specimen

  • researcher code: Harvard163 [Freedman and Dingle, 2018]

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
life stage Adult By: Fred Taylor
wing area 9.384 cm² By: Micah G. Freedman 2019-01-09
Remarks: left forewing
wing length 5.344 cm By: Micah G. Freedman 2019-01-09
Remarks: left forewing
wing perimeter 12.841 cm By: Micah G. Freedman 2019-01-09
Remarks: left forewing
wing width 2.699 cm By: Micah G. Freedman 2019-01-09
Remarks: left forewing

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  • Continent:
  • North America
  • Country:
  • United States
  • State/Province:
  • New York
  • County:
  • Tompkins
  • dwc:highergeographyID:
  • http://vocab.getty.edu/tgn/1002950 linked data icon
  • Specific Locality:
  • Ithaca
  • Verbatim Locality:
  • Ithaca, N. Y.
  • Georeference:
  • 42.4406280, -76.496607 (Error radius: 3509m) By: Rachel L. Hawkins Sipe on 2021-04-08 (Source: GEOLocate)
  • Datum:
  • WGS84
  • Coordinates Entered As:
  • decimal degrees
  • Collecting Source:
  • unknown
  • Began Date / Ended Date:
  • 1921-09-01 / 1921-09-30
  • Verbatim Date:
  • Sept. 21
  • Collector:
  • N. Shishkoff

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