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MCZ Entomology 181565

Danaus plexippus (Linnaeus, 1758)

Date Collected:

1987-01-01

Oceania: Australia: Australian Capital Territory | Canberra, Black Mountain, CSIRO

Media type: image, MCZ:Ent:181565 Identified as Danaus plexippus type status Voucher of Danaus plexippus.

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MCZ:Ent:181565 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: Harvard79 [Freedman et al, 2020]

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 7.794 cm² By: Micah G. Freedman 2019-01-09
Remarks: left forewing
wing area 7.659 cm² By: Micah G. Freedman 2019-01-09
Remarks: right forewing
wing length 4.838 cm By: Micah G. Freedman 2019-01-09
Remarks: left forewing
wing length 4.741 cm By: Micah G. Freedman 2019-01-09
Remarks: right forewing
wing perimeter 11.831 cm By: Micah G. Freedman 2019-01-09
Remarks: left forewing
wing perimeter 11.567 cm By: Micah G. Freedman 2019-01-09
Remarks: right forewing
wing width 2.462 cm By: Micah G. Freedman 2019-01-09
Remarks: left forewing
wing width 2.44 cm By: Micah G. Freedman 2019-01-09
Remarks: right forewing

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  • Ocean:
  • Oceania
  • Country:
  • Australia
  • State/Province:
  • Australian Capital Territory
  • Specific Locality:
  • Canberra, Black Mountain, CSIRO
  • Verbatim Locality:
  • AUSTRALIA:A.C.T.; Black Mountain,; Canberra-Malaise
  • Georeference:
  • -35.266670, 149.100000 (Error radius: 3km) By: Nelson Rios on 2018-10-03 (Source: GEOLocate batch georeferencing, 2018-10-03)
  • Datum:
  • WGS84
  • Coordinates Entered As:
  • decimal degrees
  • Collecting Method:
  • Malaise trap
  • Collecting Source:
  • unknown
  • Collected On:
  • 1987-01-01
  • Verbatim Date:
  • 1 January 1987
  • Collector:
  • James M. Carpenter

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  • [Masked]

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