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  • Entomology 1995 MCZ Entomology
  • Carcinophora americana
  • whole animal (mounted)
  • [no specific locality data]
  • Central America: Cuba: West Indies: Greater Antilles: Cuba
  • [date unknown] (1700-01-01 - 1856-12-31)
  • BerkeleyMapper
Carcinophora americana (Pal de Beauvois)
Animalia Arthropoda Insecta Dermaptera Carcinophoridae Carcinophora americana
Identified by Guerin-Meneville on 1856-12-31
Nature of ID: expert ID
Remarks: Determinations made by Guerin-Meneville
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: Central America
Country: Cuba
Island Group: West Indies: Greater Antilles
Island: Cuba
Specific Locality: [no specific locality data]
Verbatim Locality: Cuba
Collecting Source: wild caught
Coordinates: 21.637837° -79.408691° (Datum: WGS84) , Error: 584126 m
Taylor Tai; 2017-05-12; Source: GEOLocate
Collecting Date: [date unknown] (1700-01-01 - 1856-12-31)
[no agent data]
type number: 1995
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (mounted) good, tentative unknown 1
Remarks: Labels: "(1 & 4)Forficesila distincta Guer. Voy. sagra (type) female(or male)Cuba; Bought of Deyrolle, type Specimen; type 1995; Psalis americana Pal-Beauv., Cab. S.H. Scudder
MCZ Entomology Neuroptera, Pseudoneuroptera, Orthoptera 000001-006000, pg.34

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MCZ Entomology Neuroptera, Pseudoneuroptera, Orthoptera 000001-006000, pg.34