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  • Entomology PALE-1028 MCZ Entomology
  • Geranchon davisii
  • Florissant
  • North America: United States: Colorado: Teller
  • [no verbatim date data] (1700-01-01 - 2012-01-01)
  • BerkeleyMapper
Identifications
Geranchon davisii Scudder 1890
Animalia Arthropoda Hexapoda Insecta Pterygota Hemiptera Aphididae Geranchon davisii
Identified by [no agent data]
Nature of ID: expert ID
Citations
Scudder 1890, Page 248, Type of Geranchon davisii

 
The Tertiary Insects of North America
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The Tertiary Insects of North America
 
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: North America
Country: United States
State/Province: Colorado
County: Teller
Specific Locality: Florissant
Verbatim Locality: Florissant, Colorado
Collecting Source: rock/outcrop
Coordinates: 38.945825° -105.289436° (Datum: WGS84) , Error: 3036 m
Nelson Rios; 2018-10-03; Source: GEOLocate batch georeferencing, 2018-10-03
Coordinate Remarks: [UNDER REVIEW; GEOLOCATE_SCORE: 85; GEOLOCATE_PRECISION: High; GEOLOCATE_NUMRESULTS: 1]
Period/System: Paleogene
Determined by unknown
Epoch/Series: Eocene
Determined by unknown
Collecting Date: [no verbatim date data] (1700-01-01 - 2012-01-01)
Collectors
Samual Hubbard Scudder Collection
Identifiers
original number: Scudder-14053
type number: 1028
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
unknown (fossil) unchecked missing 1 insect body
Remarks: Scudder indicates in Notes that specimen consists of a fragment of a wing. The specimen in the MCZ collection does not match the published illustration. No wing or wing fragment observed in matrix. The specimen does not appear to be an aphid. Actual specimen for this holotype is apparently missing.
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MCZ Entomology Fossil Insects foss-000001, pg.42

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MCZ Entomology Fossil Insects foss-000001, pg.42