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  • Entomology 24879 MCZ Entomology
  • Prionus (Prionus) heroicus
  • whole animal (pinned)
  •    Syntype of Prionus heros
    Lectotype of Prionus heros
  • [no specific locality data]
  • North America: United States: Arizona
  • [no verbatim date data] (1700-01-01 - 1905-12-31)
Identifications
Prionus (Prionus) heroicus Semenov, 1908
Animalia Arthropoda Insecta Coleoptera Cerambycidae Prioninae Prionini Prionus (Prionus) heroicus
Identified by Dr. Antonio Santos-Silva, Dr. Eugenio H. Nearns, Dr. Ian P. Swift on 2016-07-04
Nature of ID: taxonomic revision
Prionus heros Fall, 1905
Animalia Arthropoda Insecta Coleoptera Cerambycidae Prionus heros
Identified by Dr. Antonio Santos-Silva, Dr. Eugenio H. Nearns, Dr. Ian P. Swift on 2016-07-04
Nature of ID: taxonomic revision
Remarks: lectotype designation
Prionus heros Fall, 1905
Animalia Arthropoda Insecta Coleoptera Cerambycidae Prionus heros
Identified by Henry C. Fall on 1905-12-31
Nature of ID: type ID
Citations
Fall 1905, Page 274, Syntype of Prionus heros
OD: "Described from a single pair taken in Southern (?) Arizona."
 
Fall (1905) Can. Ent. 37(8): 270-276
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Media Details
Fall (1905) Can. Ent. 37(8): 270-276
Santos-Silva, Nearns, & Swift (2016) Zootaxa 4134(1): 1-103.
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Santos-Silva, Nearns, & Swift (2016) Zootaxa 4134(1): 1-103.
 
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: North America
Country: United States
State/Province: Arizona
Specific Locality: [no specific locality data]
Verbatim Locality: Arizona
Collecting Source: wild caught
Collecting Date: [no verbatim date data] (1700-01-01 - 1905-12-31)
Collectors
S. Sorby
Identifiers
type number: 24879
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (pinned) good in collection 1
Attributes
sex: Male
John Lawrence LeConte
life stage: adult
  Rachel L. Hawkins
Remarks: Labels: "H. C. FALL COLLECTION; heros / TYPE; Arizona / (S. Sorby); M.C.Z. / Type / 24879; LECTOTYPE / Prionus heroicus (= P. heros)"