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  • Entomology 522484 MCZ Entomology
  • Fidia viticida
  • whole animal (mounted)
  • (pink disc= Middle States (Maryland, Delaware, New York, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Connecticut?, Rhode Island?)
  • North America: United States
  • [no verbatim date data] (1700-01-01 - 1873-12-31)
Identifications
Fidia viticida Walsh, 1867
Animalia Arthropoda Insecta Coleoptera Chrysomelidae Fidia viticida
Identified by M. S. Strother
Nature of ID: expert ID
Fidia murina Crotch 1873
Animalia Arthropoda Insecta Coleoptera Chrysomelidae Fidia murina
Identified by George R. Crotch on 1873-12-31
Nature of ID: erroneous citation
Citations
Strother and Staines 2008, Page 31, Voucher of Fidia viticida
The origin of the type label on this specimen is not known and is not here assumed to be the work of Crotch. The specimen is actually a specimen of F. viticida Walsh and is here expressly rejected as the type of F. murina.
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: North America
Country: United States
Specific Locality: (pink disc= Middle States (Maryland, Delaware, New York, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Connecticut?, Rhode Island?)
Collecting Source: wild caught
Collecting Date: [no verbatim date data] (1700-01-01 - 1873-12-31)
Collectors
[no agent data]
Identifiers
type number: 5049
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (mounted) poor in collection 1
Attributes
collection: J. L. LeConte Collection
  Rachel L. Hawkins
Remarks: Labels: (pink disc = Middle States; Md., Del., N.Y., N.J., Pa., Conn.?, R.I.?); J. L. LeConte Coll; Type 5049; Fidia murina Dej.; Fidia viticida Walsh det. M.S. Strother 1993