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  • Invertebrate Zoology 146865 MCZ Invertebrate Zoology
  • Myro hirsutus
  • whole animal (amber)
  • Baltic region, amber horizon
  • Europe
  • [no verbatim date data] (1700-01-01 - 2016-04-08)
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Myro hirsutus Petrunkevitch, 1942
Animalia Arthropoda Arachnida Araneae Desidae Myro hirsutus
Identified by Alexander I. Petrunkevitch
Nature of ID: expert ID
Petrunkevitch 1950, Page 279, Voucher of Myro hirsutus
Media of type text, Petrunkevitch 1950. Description:MCZ Bulletin Vol. CIII no. 5
text (text/html)
Media Details
MCZ Bulletin Vol. CIII no. 5
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: Europe
Specific Locality: Baltic region, amber horizon
Verbatim Locality: Baltic Amber
Locality Remarks: [DO NOT EDIT: Master Baltic amber locality]
Collecting Source: wild caught
Coordinates: 57.621895° 19.797852° (Datum: WGS84) , Error: 726221 m
Crystal A. Maier; 2021-07-19; Source: GEOLocate
Eonothem/Eon: Phanerozoic
Determined by Crystal A. Maier on 2021-07-26
Erathem/Era: Cenozoic
Determined by unknown
Period/System: Paleogene
Determined by unknown
Epoch/Series: Eocene
Determined by unknown
Collecting Date: [no verbatim date data] (1700-01-01 - 2016-04-08)
collection number: 7181 (3877)
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (amber) good in collection 1 slide is in good condition; see Petrunkevitch 1950 for notes on specimen condition.
sex: male
Alexander I. Petrunkevitch