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  • Entomology 74106 MCZ Entomology
  • Thestor compassbergae
  • whole animal (pinned)
  • Compassberg, Cape Town
  • Africa: South Africa: Western Cape
  • 16.12.1970
Thestor compassbergae Quickelberge & McMaster, 1970
Animalia Arthropoda Ditrysia Insecta Pterygota Lepidoptera Glossata Papilionoidea Lycaenidae Miletinae Lachnocnemini Thestor compassbergae
Identified by [no agent data]
Nature of ID: legacy
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: Africa
Country: South Africa
State/Province: Western Cape
Specific Locality: Compassberg, Cape Town
Verbatim Locality: Cape Province; Compassberg
Collecting Source: unknown
Collecting Date: 16.12.1970
Victor L. Pringle
DNA Reference Code: VLP-70-MCZ3
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (pinned) unknown in collection 1
life stage: Adult
  Ian Butler
Remarks: 2 legs taken for DNA sampling; VLP-70-MCZ3: 24 March 2000
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