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  • Entomology 28400 MCZ Entomology
  • Chalcosicya acuminata
  • whole animal (mounted)
  • Loma Rucilla
  • North and Central America: Dominican Republic: Greater Antilles: Hispaniola
  • June '38 (1938-06-01 - 1938-06-30)
Identifications
Chalcosicya acuminata Blake
Animalia Arthropoda Insecta Coleoptera Chrysomelidae Chalcosicya acuminata
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 and Central America
Country: Dominican Republic
Island Group: Greater Antilles
Island: Hispaniola
Specific Locality: Loma Rucilla
Verbatim Locality: " Loma Rucilla June '38, Dom. Rep. 8-10000ft Darlington."
Locality Remarks: " Loma del Gato, Cobre Range O, July 3-7, 1936 about 3000ft; Cuba1936 Darlington Collector; R. E. M. 8-1; Holotypus; Tytthonyx gatoensis Wittm.det. W. Wittmer."
Collecting Source: wild caught
Elevation: 8000 to 10000 m
Collecting Date: June '38 (1938-06-01 - 1938-06-30)
Collecting Event Remarks: " Loma del Gato, Cobre Range O, July 3-7, 1936 about 3000ft; Cuba1936 Darlington Collector; R. E. M. 8-1; Holotypus; Tytthonyx gatoensis Wittm.det. W. Wittmer."
Collectors
Philip Jackson Darlington, Jr.
Identifiers
type number: 28400
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (mounted) good, tentative unknown 1
Remarks: Labels: " Loma Rucilla June '38, Dom. Rep. 8-10000ft Darlington."; Chalcosicya acuminata Blake; Type no 28400
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