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  • Entomology 213423 MCZ Entomology
  • Mesodina hayi
  • partial animal: wings (envelope); partial animal: body (ethanol: -80°C)
  • 56 km N of Murchison River Crossing, W side of highway
  • Oceania: Australia: Western Australia
  • 10/22/1997
Identifications
Mesodina hayi E.D. Edwards & Graham, 1995
Animalia Arthropoda Ditrysia Insecta Pterygota Lepidoptera Glossata Hesperioidea Hesperiidae Trapezitinae Mesodina hayi
Identified by A. A. E. Williams
Nature of ID: expert ID
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: Oceania
Country: Australia
State/Province: Western Australia
Specific Locality: 56 km N of Murchison River Crossing, W side of highway
Verbatim Locality: Australian, Australia, Western Australia, 56 km North of Murchison River Crossing, western side of highway
Locality Remarks: isolated patches of Patersonia drummondiae
Collecting Source: wild caught
Collecting Date: 10/22/1997
Collectors
A. A. E. Williams
Preparators
[no agent data]
Identifiers
specimen code: AAM-97-W104
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
partial animal: body (ethanol: -80°C) unknown in collection 1
partial animal: wings (envelope) good in collection 1
Attributes
sex: unknown
[no agent data]
life stage: Adult
  [no agent data]
Remarks: isolated patches of Patersoni1 drummondiae but only one skipper seen