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MCZ Invertebrate Zoology 23416

Araneus urubamba Levi, 1991

Holotype of Araneus urubamba

Date Collected:

1965-02-18

South America: Peru | Cuzco; Urubamba

Current Identification
Araneus urubamba Levi, 1991
Animalia Arthropoda Arachnida Araneae Araneidae
Determiner: Herbert W. Levi
Nature of ID: type ID

Levi 1991, page 218, Holotype of Araneus urubamba Levi, 1991 1991. Bull. MCZ 152(4): 218, pl. 1, fig. 133-137, map 2

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Part Condition Disposition Count
partial animal: tissue (70% ethanol) good in collection 1 History (5)
Remarks: leg: L III; subsampled as part of NSF CSBR Holotype grant; transferred to MCZ-CRYO on 2021-04-08
subsampled by=Laura Leibensperger   determined date=2021-02-25   determined by=Laura Leibenspergerlinked data icon   remark=L III  
whole animal (70% ethanol) good in collection 1 History
Remarks: Leg L III removed for eventual transfer to CRYO Coll. 25.II.2021.

Attribute Value Determination On
sex male [no agent data]
associated grant Preserving the genomes of the type specimens in the MCZ (CSBR) By: Adam J. Baldinger 2021-04-05
citation 1991. Bull. MCZ. Vol. 152(4): 218, pl. 1, fig. 133-137, map 2 [no agent data], Method: migration 2011-03-06

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  • in vial with female paratype (and two additional specimens)

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  • Continent:
  • South America
  • Country:
  • Peru
  • dwc:highergeographyID:
  • http://vocab.getty.edu/tgn/1000056 linked data icon
  • Specific Locality:
  • Cuzco; Urubamba
  • Verbatim Locality:
  • PERU, Cuzco; Urubamba
  • Elevation:
  • 2880 m
  • Habitat Description:
  • arid stones, shrubs
  • Georeference:
  • -14.041667, -68.950000 (Error radius: 3036m) By: Brendan Haley on 2019-06-10 (Source: GEOLocate batch georeferencing, 2019-06-10)
  • Datum:
  • WGS84
  • Coordinates Entered As:
  • decimal degrees
  • Collecting Source:
  • wild caught
  • Collected On:
  • 1965-02-18
  • Verbatim Date:
  • 18/2/1965
  • Collector:
  • Herbert W. Levi

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