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  • Entomology 27053 MCZ Entomology
  • Phthiria cyanoceps
  • whole animal (mounted)
  •    Lectotype of Phthiria cyanoceps
    Syntype of Phthiria cyanoceps
  • Cohasset
  • North America: United States: Massachusetts: Norfolk
  • 8-IX (1700-01-01 - 1903-09-08)
Identifications
Phthiria cyanoceps Johnson 1903
Animalia Arthropoda Insecta Diptera Bombyliidae Phthiria cyanoceps
Identified by Charles Willison Johnson on 1982-12-31
Nature of ID: taxonomic revision
Remarks: lectotype designation (unpublished?)
Phthiria cyanoceps Johnson 1903
Animalia Arthropoda Insecta Diptera Bombyliidae Phthiria cyanoceps
Identified by Charles Willison Johnson on 1903-12-31
Nature of ID: type ID
Citations
Johnson 1903, Page 184, Syntype of Phthiria cyanoceps
OD: "Four males and one female were collected by Mr. Owen Bryant and myself, on September 8th, by sweeping over the scanty vegetation on a white sandy tract near the beach at Cohasset, Mass." Labeled as a holotype, but most likely original type status of syntype. -RLH, 2017
Evenhuis 1982, Lectotype of Phthiria cyanoceps
Possibly unpublished. -RLH, 2017
 
Johnson (1903) Psyche 10: 184-185
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Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: North America
Country: United States
State/Province: Massachusetts
County: Norfolk
Specific Locality: Cohasset
Verbatim Locality: Cohasset, Mass, 8-IX; C. W. Johnson
Collecting Source: wild caught
Collecting Date: 8-IX (1700-01-01 - 1903-09-08)
Collectors
Charles Willison Johnson
Identifiers
type number: 27053
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (mounted) good, tentative in collection 1
Remarks: Labels: "Cohasset, Mass, 8-IX; C. W. Johnson.; MCZ Type 27053; Holotype No. 616;
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MCZ Entomology Types 023314-031953, pg.64

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MCZ Entomology Types 023314-031953, pg.64