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  • Entomology 27824 MCZ Entomology
  • Metachroma piceum
  • whole animal (mounted)
  • Whitfield Hall, Blue Mountains
  • North America: Jamaica: Greater Antilles: Jamaica
  • Aug. 13-20; 1934 (1934-08-13 - 1934-08-20)
Identifications
Metachroma piceum Blake
Animalia Arthropoda Insecta Coleoptera Chrysomelidae Metachroma piceum
Identified by Blake on 2012-12-31
Nature of ID: expert ID
Remarks: ; Determination year is a proxy for unknown data. It will be updated when year is known Determinations made by Blake
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: North America
Country: Jamaica
Island Group: Greater Antilles
Island: Jamaica
Specific Locality: Whitfield Hall, Blue Mountains
Verbatim Locality: Whitfield Hall, Blue Mts. nr. 4500ft Aug. 13-20; Jamaica 1934 Darlington
Locality Remarks: " Whitfield Hall, Blue Mts. nr. 4500ft Aug. 13-20; Jamaica 1934Darlington; male; Holotype Phenotheriopsis pustulosus Val.; Phaenotheriopsispustulosus n. sp. det. B. D. Valentine '70."
Collecting Source: wild caught
Elevation: 4500 to 4500 ft
Collecting Date: Aug. 13-20; 1934 (1934-08-13 - 1934-08-20)
Collecting Event Remarks: " Whitfield Hall, Blue Mts. nr. 4500ft Aug. 13-20; Jamaica 1934Darlington; male; Holotype Phenotheriopsis pustulosus Val.; Phaenotheriopsispustulosus n. sp. det. B. D. Valentine '70."
Collectors
Philip Jackson Darlington, Jr.
Identifiers
type number: 27824
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (mounted) good, tentative unknown 1
Remarks: Labels: Whitfield Hall Blue Mts. nr 4500 ft. Aug. 13-20; Jamaica 1934 Darlington; Metachroma piceum Blake; M.C.Z. Type 27824Specimen Notes: 429972
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