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  • Entomology 213109 MCZ Entomology
  • Lepidochrysops wykehami
  • whole animal (pinned)
  • Kotserus
  • Africa: South Africa: Northern Cape
  • 23.ix.2012 (2012-09-23)
  • BerkeleyMapper
Lepidochrysops wykehami Tite, 1964
Animalia Arthropoda Insecta Pterygota Lepidoptera Glossata Papilionoidea Lycaenidae Polyommatinae Polyommatini Lepidochrysops wykehami
Identified by Alf I. Curle
Nature of ID: expert ID
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: Africa
Country: South Africa
State/Province: Northern Cape
Specific Locality: Kotserus
Verbatim Locality: 30.58.008 S 17.47.962 E; 202 M; Kotserus; Northern Cape Prov. RSA
Collecting Source: unknown
Elevation: 202 to 202 m
Coordinates: 30° 58.008´ S 17° 47.962´ E (Datum: unknown)
H. C. Ficq; 2012-09-23; Source: collection label
Collecting Date: 23.ix.2012 (2012-09-23)
H. C. Ficq
[no agent data]
additional number: Curle Collection number:PRLLEP0001
additional number: Curle Collection reference number:1
specimen code: ACC-13-A001
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (pinned) unknown in collection 1
sex: Male
Rachel L. Hawkins
life stage: adult
  Rachel L. Hawkins
collection: A. I. Curle Collection
  Rachel L. Hawkins
Remarks: Much lower altitude and far to west. Female brown. No Sela. Food plant - Selago ssp. not found in locality.
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