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  • Entomology 213495 MCZ Entomology
  • Spialia colotes transvaaliae or Spialia confusa
  • partial animal: wings (envelope); partial animal: body (ethanol)
  • Kima, hill at Kima estate
  • Africa: Kenya: Eastern
  • 11/25/2012
  • BerkeleyMapper
Identifications
Spialia colotes transvaaliae or Spialia confusa
Animalia Arthropoda Insecta Pterygota Lepidoptera Glossata Hesperioidea Hesperiidae Pyrginae Carcharodini Spialia colotes transvaaliae
Animalia Arthropoda Insecta Pterygota Lepidoptera Glossata Hesperioidea Hesperiidae Pyrginae Carcharodini Spialia confusa
Identified by Marianne Espeland
Nature of ID: expert ID
Remarks: determined as "Spialia confusa transvaaliae" -- unclear if this is a real taxon or if it was intended to be colotes transvaaliae. -RLH, 2017
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: Africa
Country: Kenya
State/Province: Eastern
Specific Locality: Kima, hill at Kima estate
Verbatim Locality: Kenya, Eastern, Kima, hill at Kima estate, -01.92778° S, 37.25955° E, 1549m
Collecting Source: wild caught
Elevation: 1549 to 1549 m
Coordinates: -1.92778° 37.259549° (Datum: WGS84)
Marianne Espeland; 2012-11-25; Source: collector-provided data
Collecting Date: 11/25/2012
Collectors
Marianne Espeland
Preparators
Rachel L. Hawkins
Identifiers
specimen code: ME-12-C824
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
partial animal: body (ethanol) good being processed 1
partial animal: wings (envelope) good in collection 1
Attributes
life stage: Adult
  [no agent data]