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  • Entomology 23786 MCZ Entomology
  • Meromacrus grandis
  • whole animal (mounted)
  •    Holotype of Meromacrus grandis
  • La Viste and vicinity of La Selle Range
  • Haiti: Greater Antilles: Hispaniola
  • Sept. 16 - 23; 1934 (1934-09-16 - 1934-09-23)
  • BerkeleyMapper
Identifications
Meromacrus grandis Hull
Animalia Arthropoda Insecta Diptera Syrphidae Meromacrus grandis
Identified by Frank Montgomery Hull on 2012-12-31
Nature of ID: expert ID
Remarks: ; Determination year is a proxy for unknown data. It will be updated when year is known Determinations made by Hull
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Locality and Collecting Event Details
Country: Haiti
Island Group: Greater Antilles
Island: Hispaniola
Specific Locality: La Viste and vicinity of La Selle Range
Verbatim Locality: Haiti 1934 M. Bates; La Viste & vic LaSelle Range 5 - 7000 ft. Sept. 16 - 23;
Collecting Source: wild caught
Elevation: 5000 to 7000 m
Coordinates: 18.366667° -71.983333° (Datum: WGS84) , Error: 301 m
Nelson Rios; 2018-10-03; Source: GEOLocate batch georeferencing, 2018-10-03
Coordinate Remarks: [UNDER REVIEW; GEOLOCATE_SCORE: 38; GEOLOCATE_PRECISION: Low; GEOLOCATE_NUMRESULTS: 5]
Collecting Date: Sept. 16 - 23; 1934 (1934-09-16 - 1934-09-23)
Collecting Event Remarks: 35211
Collectors
D. Marston Bates
Identifiers
type number: 23786
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (mounted) good, tentative unknown 1
Remarks: Labels: " LaVisite & vic, LaSelle Range, 5-7000ft, Sept 16-23; Haiti 1934, M.Bates; MCZ type 23786; Meromacrus grandis Hull n. sp.; ""apparently UnpublishedM.S. name; Meromacrus cinctus Drury det. F.C. Thompson 1975."
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