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  • Entomology 75579 MCZ Entomology
  • Melanis aegates
  • whole animal (pinned)
  • Rio Negro, 1 mile below Cantagallo, near Mr. Dietrich's fazenda
  • South America: Brazil: Rio de Janeiro
  • VII 1865 - IV 1866 (1700-01-01 - 2013-07-22)
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Melanis aegates (Hewitson, 1874)
Animalia Arthropoda Ditrysia Insecta Pterygota Lepidoptera Glossata Papilionoidea Riodinidae Riodininae Riodinini Melanis aegates
Identified by [no agent data]
Nature of ID: legacy
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: South America
Country: Brazil
State/Province: Rio de Janeiro
Specific Locality: Rio Negro, 1 mile below Cantagallo, near Mr. Dietrich's fazenda
Verbatim Locality: Cantogallo
Locality Remarks: from Higuchi 1996
Collecting Source: unknown
Coordinates: 21° 58´ 30´´ S 42° 24´ 30´´ W (Datum: unknown)
Horacio Higuchi; 1996-12-31; Source: An Updated List of Ichthyological Collecting Stations of the Thayer Expedition to Brazil (1865-1866)
Collecting Date: VII 1865 - IV 1866 (1700-01-01 - 2013-07-22)
Thayer Expedition
George Sceva
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (pinned) unknown in collection 1
life stage: Adult
  Ian Butler
Remarks: [Locality, collector and date from Higuchi 1996]
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