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  • Entomology 165291 MCZ Entomology
  • Danaus gilippus
  • whole animal (pinned)
  • Floreana Island
  • South America: Ecuador: Galapagos: Galapagos Archipelago: Floreana
  • 19 APR' 70 (1970-04-19)
Danaus gilippus (Cramer, [1775])
Animalia Arthropoda Insecta Pterygota Lepidoptera Glossata Papilionoidea Nymphalidae Danainae Danaini Danaus gilippus
Identified by [no agent data]
Nature of ID: legacy
Lepidoptera Linnaeus, 1758
Animalia Arthropoda Insecta Pterygota Lepidoptera
Identified by [no agent data]
Nature of ID: expert ID
Remarks: Danaus gilippus
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: South America
Country: Ecuador
State/Province: Galapagos
Island Group: Galapagos Archipelago
Island: Floreana
Specific Locality: Floreana Island
Verbatim Locality: Galapagos: I. FLOREANA; Las Cuevas, at coast
General Habitat: At coast
Collecting Source: unknown
Collecting Date: 19 APR' 70 (1970-04-19)
Robert E. Silberglied
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (pinned) unknown in collection 1
life stage: Adult
  Sarah Yu
verbatim elevation: +/-10 meters
  Sarah Yu
Remarks: Given to Miriam Rothschild 4 Jan 1974 Floreana: above Las Palmas (old Ritter farm) 21-22 Apr. 1970. Alt. +/- 300 m. (2 specimens = 1♂, 1♀).
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