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MCZ Invertebrate Zoology 20770

Kaira sexta (Chamberlin, 1916)

Holotype of Araneus sextus

Date Collected:

1911-06

Central America: Panama | [no specific locality data]

Current Identification
Kaira sexta (Chamberlin, 1916)
Animalia Arthropoda Arachnida Araneae Araneidae
Nature of ID: revised taxonomy
Remarks: Levi, 1993; 2002
Previous Identification
Araneus sextus Chamberlin, 1916
Animalia Arthropoda Arachnida Araneae Araneidae
Determiner: R. V. Chamberlin
Nature of ID: type ID

Chamberlin 1916, page 255, Holotype of Araneus sextus Chamberlin, 1916 p-. 255, pl. 19, fig. 7
Media type: text; Chamberlin 1916 Description: MCZ Bulletin Vol. LX no. 6;

(Media Record)(media file)

Shows Publication Chamberlin 1916 Description: MCZ Bulletin Vol. LX no. 6

  • collection number: RVC 236

Part Condition Disposition Count
partial animal (70% ethanol) good in collection 1 History
Remarks: loose (R I); subsampled as part of NSF CSBR Holotype grant; transferred to MCZ-CRYO on 2021-09-01
subsampled by=Rina Morisawa   determined date=2021-09-01   determined by=Rina Morisawa  
whole animal (70% ethanol) unchecked in collection 1 History

Attribute Value Determination On
sex female [no agent data]
Remarks: immature female
associated grant Preserving the genomes of the type specimens in the MCZ (CSBR) By: Rina Morisawa 2021-09-01
citation 1916. Bull. MCZ, 60: 255, pl. 19, f. 7 [no agent data], Method: migration 2011-03-06

  • None

  • originally as Aranea sexta

  • None

  • Continent:
  • Central America
  • Country:
  • Panama
  • dwc:highergeographyID:
  • http://vocab.getty.edu/tgn/7005565 linked data icon
  • Specific Locality:
  • [no specific locality data]
  • Verbatim Locality:
  • Panama
  • Georeference:
  • 8.45152400, -80.111816 (Error radius: 329973m) By: Taylor Tai on 2017-04-25 (Source: GEOLocate)
  • Datum:
  • WGS84
  • Coordinates Entered As:
  • decimal degrees
  • Collecting Source:
  • unknown
  • Began Date / Ended Date:
  • 1911-06-01 / 1911-06-30
  • Verbatim Date:
  • 6/1911
  • Collectors:
  • H. W. Foote; Yale Peruvian Expedition

  • None

  • None

  • [Masked]