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  • Entomology 23807 MCZ Entomology
  • Microdon aureus
  • whole animal (mounted)
  •    Holotype of Microdon aureus
  • Napo River watershed, Jatunyacu River
  • South America: Ecuador: Oriente
  • [no verbatim date data] (1700-01-01 - 1944-12-31)
Identifications
Microdon aureus Hull, 1944
Animalia Arthropoda Insecta Diptera Syrphidae Microdon aureus
Identified by Frank Montgomery Hull on 1944-12-31
Nature of ID: type ID
Citations
Hull 1944, Page 35, Holotype of Microdon aureus
OD: "Holotype: No. 23807, one female: Jatun Yacu, Rio Naxo, Watershed, 700 meter, Oriente, Ecuador (Wm. C. MacIntyre)"
 
Hull (1944) Psyche 51(1-2): 22-45
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Hull (1944) Psyche 51(1-2): 22-45
 
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: South America
Country: Ecuador
State/Province: Oriente
Specific Locality: Napo River watershed, Jatunyacu River
Verbatim Locality: Jatun Yacu Rio Napo watershed 700m; Oriente Ecuador
Collecting Source: wild caught
Elevation: 700 to 700 m
Collecting Date: [no verbatim date data] (1700-01-01 - 1944-12-31)
Collectors
William Clarke-Macintyre
Identifiers
type number: 23807
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (mounted) good, tentative on loan 1
Attributes
sex: Female
Frank Montgomery Hull
Remarks: Labels: "Jatun Yacu, Rio Napo watershed 700m; Oriente Ecuador; Wm. C.Macintyre; MCZ type 23807; holotype Microdon aureus Hull n. sp."
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MCZ Entomology Types 023314-031953, pg.10

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MCZ Entomology Types 023314-031953, pg.10