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MCZ Entomology 165040

Danaus plexippus (Linnaeus, 1758)

Date Collected:

[date unknown] prior to 2014-07-14

South America: Colombia: Bogota, District Capital | Bogota [Bogotá]

Media type: image, MCZ:Ent:165040 Identified as Danaus plexippus type status Voucher of Danaus plexippus.

(Media Record)(zoom/related)(full)

MCZ:Ent:165040 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: Harvard67 [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
collection A. G. Weeks Collection By: Whit Farnum
life stage Adult By: Whit Farnum
wing area 4.425 cm² By: Micah G. Freedman 2019-01-09
Remarks: left forewing
wing area 4.427 cm² By: Micah G. Freedman 2019-01-09
Remarks: right forewing
wing length 3.618 cm By: Micah G. Freedman 2019-01-09
Remarks: left forewing
wing length 3.671 cm By: Micah G. Freedman 2019-01-09
Remarks: right forewing
wing perimeter 8.712 cm By: Micah G. Freedman 2019-01-09
Remarks: right forewing
wing perimeter 8.68 cm By: Micah G. Freedman 2019-01-09
Remarks: left forewing
wing width 1.847 cm By: Micah G. Freedman 2019-01-09
Remarks: left forewing
wing width 1.836 cm By: Micah G. Freedman 2019-01-09
Remarks: right forewing

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  • Continent:
  • South America
  • Country:
  • Colombia
  • State/Province:
  • Bogota, District Capital
  • dwc:highergeographyID:
  • http://vocab.getty.edu/tgn/1000838 linked data icon
  • Specific Locality:
  • Bogota [Bogotá]
  • Verbatim Locality:
  • Bogotá
  • Georeference:
  • 4.63330000, -74.083300 (Error radius: 45km) By: Rachel L. Hawkins Sipe on 2020-04-02 (Source: GEOLocate)
  • Datum:
  • WGS84
  • Coordinates Entered As:
  • decimal degrees
  • Collecting Source:
  • unknown
  • Began Date / Ended Date:
  • 1700-01-01 / 2014-07-14
  • Verbatim Date:
  • [no verbatim date data]
  • Collector:
  • [no agent data]

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  • [Masked]

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