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  • Entomology 302087 MCZ Entomology
  • Tabanus orion
  • whole animal (mounted)
  •    Syntype of Tabanus orion
  • Nahant
  • North America: United States: Massachusetts: Essex
  • [no verbatim date data] (1700-01-01 - 1876-12-31)
Tabanus orion Osten Sacken 1876
Animalia Arthropoda Insecta Diptera Tabanidae Tabanus orion
Identified by Carl Robert von Osten-Sacken on 1876-12-31
Nature of ID: expert ID
Remarks: Determinations made by Osten Sacken
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: North America
Country: United States
State/Province: Massachusetts
County: Essex
Specific Locality: Nahant
Verbatim Locality: Nahant Prof. Agassiz;
Collecting Source: wild caught
Collecting Date: [no verbatim date data] (1700-01-01 - 1876-12-31)
Louis Agassiz
type number: 4035
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (mounted) good in collection 1
Remarks: Labels: (2)Nahant Prof. Agassiz; O. Sacken; type 2 4035; orion O. Sack type spec."