MCZ Kronosaurus Logo

MCZBASE:The Database of the Zoological Collections

Museum of Comparative Zoology - Harvard University

  • Entomology 192467 MCZ Entomology
  • Polythrix hirtius
  • whole animal (pinned)
  •    Syntype?
  • Tehuantepec
  • North America: Mexico: Oaxaca
  • [no verbatim date data] (1700-01-01 - 2014-05-07)
Identifications
Polythrix hirtius (Butler, 1870)
Animalia Arthropoda Insecta Pterygota Lepidoptera Glossata Hesperioidea Hesperiidae Eudaminae Polythrix hirtius
Identified by [no agent data]
Nature of ID: taxonomic revision
Thymele vitreus Scudder, 1872
Animalia Arthropoda Insecta Pterygota Lepidoptera Glossata Hesperioidea Hesperiidae Eudaminae Thymele vitreus
Identified by Samuel Hubbard Scudder on 1872-12-31
Nature of ID: type ID
Citations
Scudder 1872, Page 68, Syntype? of Thymele vitreus
Only "Venezuela" is cited as type locality. It is possible that this specimen was added later and was not used to describe T. vitreus. -RLH, 2015
 
Scudder (1872), 4th Ann. Report. Peab. Acad. Sci. 1871:24-83
text (text/html)
Media Details
Scudder (1872), 4th Ann. Report. Peab. Acad. Sci. 1871:24-83
 
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: North America
Country: Mexico
State/Province: Oaxaca
Specific Locality: Tehuantepec
Verbatim Locality: Tehu; Tehuantepec; Mexico
Collecting Source: unknown
Collecting Date: [no verbatim date data] (1700-01-01 - 2014-05-07)
Collectors
[no agent data]
Identifiers
type number: 15316
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (pinned) unknown in collection 1
Attributes
life stage: Adult
  Rachel L. Hawkins
Media
 
Media Preview Image

image (image/jpeg)
Media Details
Media Preview Image

Media Preview Image

image (image/jpeg)
Media Details
Media Preview Image