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MCZ Entomology 2980

Deoclona yuccasella Busck, 1903

Syntype of Deoclona yuccasella

Date Collected:

[date unknown] prior to 1903-12-31

North America: United States: California: Los Angeles | Los Angeles

Current Identification
Animalia Arthropoda Hexapoda Insecta Pterygota Lepidoptera Glossata Heteroneura Gelechioidea Autostichidae Deocloninae
Determiner: August Busck in 1905
Nature of ID: type ID

Busck 1903, page 837, Syntype of Deoclona yuccasella Busck, 1903 "Type. No. 6308, U. S. N. M. Described from six specimens bred by Mr. Koebele. The following is his note on the larva; The larva lives in the dry seed pods, pupating in holes eaten therein, and moth issues therefrom in May. The seed pods were collected on the foothills, 16 miles east of Los Angeles, California."
Media of type text, Busck 1903. Description:Busck (1903) Proc. U. S. N. M., 25: 767-938

(Media Record)(media file)

Busck 1903 Description: Busck (1903) Proc. U. S. N. M., 25: 767-938

  • type number: 2980

Part Condition Disposition Count
whole animal (mounted) good, tentative in collection 1 History

Attribute Value Determination On
verbatim label transcription Aug; Los Angeles Co. CAL; Type 2980; Deoclona yuccasella type Busck By: Rachel L. Hawkins Sipe 2021-05-04
Remarks: semicolons separate labels

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  • Continent:
  • North America
  • Country:
  • United States
  • State/Province:
  • California
  • County:
  • Los Angeles
  • dwc:highergeographyID:
  • http://vocab.getty.edu/tgn/1002608 linked data icon
  • Specific Locality:
  • Los Angeles
  • Verbatim Locality:
  • Los Angeles Co. CAL
  • Georeference:
  • 34.3523350, -118.27749 (Error radius: 76942m) By: Jeremy Kisala on 2020-07-31 (Source: GEOLocate)
  • Datum:
  • WGS84
  • Coordinates Entered As:
  • decimal degrees
  • Collecting Source:
  • wild caught
  • Began Date / Ended Date:
  • 1700-01-01 / 1903-12-31
  • Verbatim Date:
  • Aug
  • Collecting Event Remarks:
  • end date inferred from type publication
  • Collector:
  • [no agent data]

  • Preparator:  [no agent data]

Media of type text, Entomology 2971;2972;2973;2974;2975;2976;2977;2978;2979;2980;2981;2982;2983;2984;2985;2986;2987;2988;2989;2990;2991;2992;2993;2994;2995;2996;2997;2998;2999;3000;3005;3001;3002;3003;3004;3006;3007;3008;3009;3010;3011;3012;3013;3014;3015;3016;3017;3018;3019;3026;3027;3028;3029;3030;3020;3021;3022;3023;3024;3025. Description:MCZ Entomology Neuroptera, Pseudoneuroptera, Orthoptera 000001-006000, pg.51

(Media Record)(media file)

Ledger page for: Entomology Description: MCZ Entomology Neuroptera, Pseudoneuroptera, Orthoptera 000001-006000, pg.51

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