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  • Entomology 27131 MCZ Entomology
  • Eupithecia nabokovi
  • whole animal (pinned)
  •    Holotype of Eupithecia nabokovi
  • Alta
  • North America: United States: Utah: Salt Lake
  • 1.8.43 (1943-08-01)
Eupithecia nabokovi McDunnough, 1946
Animalia Arthropoda Insecta Pterygota Lepidoptera Frenatae Geometroidea Geometridae Larentiinae Eupithecia nabokovi
Identified by [no agent data]
Nature of ID: legacy
McDunnough 1946, Page 169, Holotype of Eupithecia nabokovi

Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: North America
Country: United States
State/Province: Utah
County: Salt Lake
Specific Locality: Alta
Verbatim Locality: Alta Utah
Collecting Source: unknown
Collecting Date: 1.8.43 (1943-08-01)
Vladimir Nabokov
type number: 27131
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (pinned) unknown in collection 1
sex: Male
Rachel L. Hawkins
life stage: Adult
  Rachel L. Hawkins
Remarks: Holotype Nabokov's Pug. A small moth of western United States, which he collected in Utah and which was named in his honor. Speak, Memory, p.126
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MCZ Entomology Types 023314-031953, pg.66

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MCZ Entomology Types 023314-031953, pg.66