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  • Entomology 32595 MCZ Entomology
  • Lapathinus mexicanus
  • whole animal (mounted)
  •    Holotype of Lapathinus mexicanus
  • Canyon Rio Metlac near Fortin
  • North America: Mexico: Veracruz
  • VII-28-VIII-1-73 (1973-07-28 - 1973-08-01)
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Identifications
Lapathinus mexicanus Slipinski
Animalia Arthropoda Hexapoda Insecta Pterygota Coleoptera Cerylonidae Lapathinus mexicanus
Identified by S. Adam Slipinski 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 Slipinski
Citations
Ślipiński 1984, Page 92, Holotype of Lapathinus mexicanus
Lapethinus
 
Media of type text, Ślipiński 1984. Description:Notes on the Lapethini with a revision of the world Lapethus Casey (Coleoptera, Cerylonidae), including descriptions of related genera
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Notes on the Lapethini with a revision of the world Lapethus Casey (Coleoptera, Cerylonidae), including descriptions of related genera
 
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: North America
Country: Mexico
State/Province: Veracruz
Specific Locality: Canyon Rio Metlac near Fortin
Verbatim Locality: Mexico: Veracruz Canyon Rio Metlac near Fortin, 3200ft; leaf & log litter
Collecting Method: leaf and log litter
Collecting Source: wild caught
Elevation: 3200 to 3200 ft
Coordinates: 18.822867° -96.561902° (Datum: WGS84) , Error: 301 m
Nelson Rios; 2018-10-03; Source: GEOLocate batch georeferencing, 2018-10-03
Coordinate Remarks: [UNDER REVIEW; GEOLOCATE_SCORE: 51; GEOLOCATE_PRECISION: Medium; GEOLOCATE_NUMRESULTS: 3]
Collecting Date: VII-28-VIII-1-73 (1973-07-28 - 1973-08-01)
Collectors
Alfred F. Newton, Jr.
Identifiers
type number: 32595
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (mounted) good, tentative unknown 1
Remarks: Labels: " Mexico: Veracruz Canyon Rio Metlac near Fortin, 3200ftVII-28-VIII-1-73; leaf & log litter; A. Newton collector; holotype; Lapethinusmexicanus sp. n. Det. S. Slipinski 1980."
Microhabitat: leaf & log litter
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Media of type image, MCZ:Ent:32595 Identified as Lapathinus mexicanus type status Holotype of Lapathinus mexicanus. . Aspect: habitus dorsal view

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Media of type image, MCZ:Ent:32595 Identified as Lapathinus mexicanus type status Holotype of Lapathinus mexicanus. . Aspect: habitus lateral view

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Media of type image, MCZ:Ent:32595 Identified as Lapathinus mexicanus type status Holotype of Lapathinus mexicanus. . Aspect: habitus ventral view

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Media of type image, MCZ:Ent:32595 Identified as Lapathinus mexicanus type status Holotype of Lapathinus mexicanus. . Aspect: head frontal view

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