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  • Entomology 25440 MCZ Entomology
  • Matus ovatus
  • whole animal (mounted)
  • Lexington
  • North America: United States: Massachusetts: Middlesex
  • V-1-26 (1926-05-01)
  • BerkeleyMapper
Identifications
Matus ovatus Leech 1941
Animalia Arthropoda Insecta Coleoptera Dytiscidae Matus ovatus
Identified by John H. Leech on 1941-12-31
Nature of ID: expert ID
Remarks: Determinations made by Leech
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: North America
Country: United States
State/Province: Massachusetts
County: Middlesex
Specific Locality: Lexington
Verbatim Locality: Lexington V-1-26 Mass. Darlington
Collecting Source: wild caught
Coordinates: 42.459775° -71.213327° (Datum: WGS84) , Error: 6056 m
Laura Porturas; 2013-10-17; Source: unknown
Coordinate Remarks: Georeferenced Vine Brook and uncertainty encompasses other possible water sources in Lexington.
Collecting Date: V-1-26 (1926-05-01)
Collectors
Philip J. Darlington, Jr.
Identifiers
type number: 25440
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (mounted) good, tentative unknown 1
Remarks: Labels: Lexington V-1-26 Mass. Darlington; John George Gehring Collection;holotype Matus ovatus ovatus M. B. Leech.
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MCZ Entomology Types 023314-031953, pg.37

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MCZ Entomology Types 023314-031953, pg.37