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  • Entomology 213121 MCZ Entomology
  • Lepidochrysops variabilis
  • whole animal (pinned)
  • Patensie, Bergplaas, Baviaanskloof
  • Africa: South Africa: Eastern Cape
  • 26.xi.2009 (2009-11-26)
  • BerkeleyMapper
Lepidochrysops variabilis Cottrell, 1965
Animalia Arthropoda Insecta Pterygota Lepidoptera Glossata Papilionoidea Lycaenidae Polyommatinae Lepidochrysops variabilis
Identified by Alf I. Curle
Nature of ID: expert ID
Remarks: Specimens large, possible incorrect ID.
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: Africa
Country: South Africa
State/Province: Eastern Cape
Specific Locality: Patensie, Bergplaas, Baviaanskloof
Verbatim Locality: 33 38.041S 24 29.057E; 638 M; Bergplaas Camp; Baviaanskloof, Eastern Cape
Collecting Source: unknown
Elevation: 638 to 638 m
Coordinates: 33° 38.041´ S 24° 29.057´ E (Datum: unknown)
H. C. Ficq; 2009-11-26; Source: collection label
Collecting Date: 26.xi.2009 (2009-11-26)
H. C. Ficq
Alf I. Curle
[no agent data]
additional number: Curle Collection number:PRLLEP0008
additional number: Curle Collection reference number:13
specimen code: ACC-13-A002
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
collection: Pierce Lab Tissues and DNAs Collection
  Rachel L. Hawkins, 2018-11-13
Remarks: Interesting locality.
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