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  • Entomology 185287 MCZ Entomology
  • Capys alphaeus alphaeus
  • whole animal (pinned)
  • S of Villiersdorp, Eseljaberg
  • Africa: South Africa: Western Cape
  • 26 ix 85 (1985-09-26)
  • BerkeleyMapper
Capys alphaeus alphaeus (Cramer, [1777])
Animalia Arthropoda Insecta Pterygota Lepidoptera Glossata Papilionoidea Lycaenidae Theclinae Deudorigini Capys alphaeus alphaeus
Identified by [no agent data]
Nature of ID: legacy
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: Africa
Country: South Africa
State/Province: Western Cape
Specific Locality: S of Villiersdorp, Eseljaberg
Verbatim Locality: Eseljaberg S. of Villiersdorp C.P.
Collecting Source: unknown
Coordinates: -34.232765° 19.288452° (Datum: WGS84) , Error: 25906 m
Taylor Tai; 2016-12-22; Source: GEOLocate
Collecting Date: 26 ix 85 (1985-09-26)
Alan Heath
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (pinned) unknown in collection 1
sex: Female
Evan Hoki, 2016-12-31
Remark: Unsure of sex determination. Males with smaller wingspan and more angular wings.
life stage: adult
  Rachel L. Hawkins
collection: Alan Heath Collection
  Rachel L. Hawkins
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