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  • Entomology 206395 MCZ Entomology
  • Plebejus samuelis
  • whole animal (pinned)
  •    Paratype of Lycaeides melissa samuelis
  • Toronto
  • North America: Canada: Ontario
  • 12.VIII 1920 (1920-08-12)
Identifications
Plebejus samuelis (Nabokov, 1944)
Animalia Arthropoda Insecta Pterygota Lepidoptera Glossata Papilionoidea Lycaenidae Polyommatinae Polyommatini Plebejus samuelis
Identified by Rod Eastwood on 2014-04-04
Nature of ID: taxonomic revision
Plebejus melissa samuelis (Nabokov, 1944)
Animalia Arthropoda Insecta Pterygota Lepidoptera Glossata Papilionoidea Lycaenidae Polyommatinae Polyommatini Plebejus melissa samuelis
Identified by [no agent data]
Nature of ID: legacy
Lepidoptera Linnaeus, 1758
Animalia Arthropoda Insecta Pterygota Lepidoptera
Identified by [no agent data]
Nature of ID: expert ID
Remarks: L. melissa ssp. samuelis Nabokov ♂
Lycaeides melissa samuelis Nabokov, 1944
Animalia Arthropoda Insecta Pterygota Lepidoptera Glossata Papilionoidea Lycaenidae Polyommatinae Polyommatini Lycaeides melissa samuelis
Identified by Vladimir Nabokov on 1944-12-31
Nature of ID: type ID
Citations
 
Nabokov (1944), Psyche 50(3-4):87-99
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Nabokov (1944), Psyche 50(3-4):87-99
 
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: North America
Country: Canada
State/Province: Ontario
Specific Locality: Toronto
Verbatim Locality: Toronto, Ont.
Collecting Source: unknown
Collecting Date: 12.VIII 1920 (1920-08-12)
Collectors
C. E. Corfe
Identifiers
additional number: Unknown:2275
additional number: Unknown:570
additional number: Unknown:677
type number: 26704
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (pinned) unknown in collection 1
Attributes
sex: Male
Rachel L. Hawkins
life stage: Adult
  Rachel L. Hawkins
Remarks: Paratype
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