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  • Entomology 302214 MCZ Entomology
  • Tabanus vittiger caymanicus
  • whole animal (mounted)
  •    Paratype of Tabanus vittiger caymanicus
  • Little Cayman
  • North America: Cayman Islands: West Indies
  • 2 VI 1938 (1938-04-02)
Identifications
Tabanus vittiger caymanicus Fairchild 1942
Animalia Arthropoda Insecta Diptera Tabanidae Tabanus vittiger caymanicus
Identified by Fairchild on 1942-12-31
Nature of ID: expert ID
Remarks: Determinations made by Fairchild
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: North America
Country: Cayman Islands
Island Group: West Indies
Specific Locality: Little Cayman
Verbatim Locality: 2 VI 1938 Little Cayman Light trap C.; 17-IV-26-VIII, 1938, Oxf. Un. CAYMAN IS., Biol Exped. Coll. by C.B. Lewis, G. H. Thompson;
Collecting Source: wild caught
Collecting Date: 2 VI 1938 (1938-04-02)
Collectors
C. B. Lewis
G. H. Thompson
Identifiers
type number: 30581
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (mounted) good in collection 1
Remarks: Labels: " 17-IV-26-VIII, 1938, Oxf. Un. CAYMAN IS., Biol Exped. Coll. by C.B. Lewis, G. H. Thompson; 2 VI 1938 Little Cayman Light trap C. truquii Ball; Paratype male Tabanus vittiger ssp. caymanicus nov. G. B. Fairchild '42; MCZHolotype 30581; Tabanus quatemalanus Hine."