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Date Collected:

1949-09-10

North America: United States: Illinois: Cook | Park Forest

Media type: image, MCZ:Ent:165370 Identified as Danaus plexippus plexippus type status Voucher of Danaus plexippus| Voucher of Danaus plexippus.

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MCZ:Ent:165370 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: Harvard12 [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
sex Male By: Fred Taylor
life stage Adult By: Fred Taylor
wing area 8.241 cm² By: Micah G. Freedman 2019-01-09
Remarks: left forewing
wing area 8.129 cm² By: Micah G. Freedman 2019-01-09
Remarks: right forewing
wing length 5.236 cm By: Micah G. Freedman 2019-01-09
Remarks: right forewing
wing length 5.266 cm By: Micah G. Freedman 2019-01-09
Remarks: left forewing
wing perimeter 12.364 cm By: Micah G. Freedman 2019-01-09
Remarks: right forewing
wing perimeter 12.364 cm By: Micah G. Freedman 2019-01-09
Remarks: left forewing
wing width 2.474 cm By: Micah G. Freedman 2019-01-09
Remarks: left forewing
wing width 2.439 cm By: Micah G. Freedman 2019-01-09
Remarks: right forewing

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  • Continent:
  • North America
  • Country:
  • United States
  • State/Province:
  • Illinois
  • County:
  • Cook
  • Specific Locality:
  • Park Forest
  • Verbatim Locality:
  • ILLINOIS: COOK CO.; Park Forest
  • Georeference:
  • 41.4767640, -87.688565 (Error radius: 3990m) By: Patrick McCormack on 2020-07-22 (Source: GEOLocate)
  • Datum:
  • WGS84
  • Coordinates Entered As:
  • decimal degrees
  • Collecting Source:
  • unknown
  • Collected On:
  • 1949-09-10
  • Verbatim Date:
  • IX-10-1949
  • Collector:
  • A. Patterson

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