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  • Entomology 213494 MCZ Entomology
  • Spialia colotes transvaaliae
  • partial animal: wings (envelope); partial animal: body (ethanol)
  • Ngong-Magadi road, ca. 5 km S of Kisames, hill at dry river
  • Africa: Kenya: Rift Valley
  • 11/24/2012
  • BerkeleyMapper
Spialia colotes transvaaliae (Trimen, 1889)
Animalia Arthropoda Insecta Pterygota Lepidoptera Glossata Hesperioidea Hesperiidae Pyrginae Carcharodini Spialia colotes transvaaliae
Identified by Marianne Espeland
Nature of ID: expert ID
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: Africa
Country: Kenya
State/Province: Rift Valley
Specific Locality: Ngong-Magadi road, ca. 5 km S of Kisames, hill at dry river
Verbatim Locality: Kenya, Rift Valley, Kenya, Rift Valley, Ngong-Magadi road, ca 5km S of Kisames, hill at dry river, S01.52009°, E36.60740°, 1522m, -01.52009° S, 36.60740° E, 1522m
Collecting Source: wild caught
Elevation: 1522 to 1522 m
Coordinates: -1.52009° 36.607399° (Datum: WGS84)
Marianne Espeland; 2012-11-24; Source: collector-provided data
Collecting Date: 11/24/2012
Marianne Espeland
Rachel L. Hawkins
specimen code: ME-12-C812
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
partial animal: body (ethanol) unknown on loan 1
partial animal: wings (envelope) good in collection 1
life stage: Adult
  [no agent data]
collection: Pierce Lab Tissues and DNAs Collection
  Rachel L. Hawkins, 2018-11-13