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  • Entomology 527822 MCZ Entomology
  • Melamomphus niger
  • whole animal (pinned)
  •    Syntype of Melamomphus niger
  • [no specific locality data]
  • North America: United States: Nevada
  • [no verbatim date data] (1700-01-01 - 1876-12-31)
  • BerkeleyMapper
Melamomphus niger Horn [in LeConte] 1876
Animalia Arthropoda Insecta Coleoptera Curculionidae Melamomphus niger
Identified by George H. Horn on 1876-12-31
Nature of ID: type ID
LeConte 1876, Page 40, Syntype of Melamomphus niger
OD: "Occurs in Nevada."
The Rhynchopora of America North of Mexico
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Media Details
The Rhynchopora of America North of Mexico
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: North America
Country: United States
State/Province: Nevada
Specific Locality: [no specific locality data]
Verbatim Locality: N
Collecting Source: wild caught
Coordinates: 39.045481° -116.652344° (Datum: WGS84) , Error: 443980 m
Taylor Tai; 2017-05-09; Source: GEOLocate
Collecting Date: [no verbatim date data] (1700-01-01 - 1876-12-31)
Collecting Event Remarks: "N" interpreted to mean "Nevada" based on Horn 1876: 40
[no agent data]
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (pinned) good, tentative unknown 1
Remarks: Labels: N.; Paratype 2807;