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  • Entomology 19806 MCZ Entomology
  • Spheniscosomus tropicalis
  • whole animal (mounted)
  • [no specific locality data]
  • Central America: Panama: Chiriqui Province: Bugaba District
  • [no verbatim date data] (1700-01-01 - 1883-12-31)
Spheniscosomus tropicalis Champion 1896
Animalia Arthropoda Insecta Coleoptera Elateridae Spheniscosomus tropicalis
Identified by George C. Champion on 2014-04-17
Nature of ID: expert ID
Remarks: Determinations made by Champion
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: Central America
Country: Panama
State/Province: Chiriqui Province
County: Bugaba District
Specific Locality: [no specific locality data]
Verbatim Locality: Bugaba, 800-1500ft, Champion;
Collecting Source: wild caught
Elevation: 800 to 1500 ft
Collecting Date: [no verbatim date data] (1700-01-01 - 1883-12-31)
Collecting Event Remarks: " Buenos Aires, Trinidad Mts., May 8-14, 1936 2500-3500ft; Cuba 1936Darlington Collector; holotypus; Tytthonyx suturiferus Wittm. det. W. Wittmer."
George C. Champion
type number: 19806
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (mounted) good, tentative in collection 1
Remarks: Labels: Bugaba, 800-1500ft Champion; female; Ex. Godman and Salvin; B. C.A. Col. III (1) Spheniscosomus tropicalis Ch..
MCZ Entomology Diptera 017197-023313, pg.46

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MCZ Entomology Diptera 017197-023313, pg.46