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  • Entomology 27203 MCZ Entomology
  • Pepsis purpurea
  • whole animal (mounted)
  • Tena
  • South America: Ecuador: Napo
  • March 27, 1923
Pepsis purpurea (Smith)
Animalia Arthropoda Insecta Hymenoptera Pompilidae Pepsis purpurea
Identified by Banks on 1946-12-31
Nature of ID: expert ID
Remarks: Determinations made by Banks
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: South America
Country: Ecuador
State/Province: Napo
Specific Locality: Tena
Verbatim Locality: Tena Euador, March 27, 1923; F. X. Williams
Collecting Source: wild caught
Collecting Date: March 27, 1923
Francis Xavier Williams
type number: 27203
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (mounted) good, tentative unknown 1
Remarks: Labels: " Tena F(?)uador, March 27, 1923; F.X. Williams Collector; Lectotype; MCZ type 27203; Pepsis consimilis type Bks; Lectotype female Pepsis consimilis Bks. det. C.R. Vardy 1990; Pepsis purpurea Smith det. Vardy; MCZ."
MCZ Entomology Types 023314-031953, pg.67

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MCZ Entomology Types 023314-031953, pg.67