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MCZ Invertebrate Zoology 86964

Platyrhacus antius Chamberlin, 1914

Holotype of Platyrhacus antius

Date Collected:

1910-04-26

Central America: Costa Rica | Juan Viñas, "Nearer Waterfall".

Current Identification
Platyrhacus antius Chamberlin, 1914
Animalia Arthropoda Diplopoda Polydesmida Chelodesmidea Platyrhacidae
Determiner: R. V. Chamberlin
Nature of ID: type ID

Chamberlin 1914, page 189, Holotype of Platyrhacus antius Chamberlin, 1914 p. 189-191, fig. 4, 5

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Part Condition Disposition Count
partial animal (microscope slide) unchecked in collection 1 History
whole animal (70% ethanol) unchecked in collection 1 History

Attribute Value Determination On
citation 1914. Trans. Amer. Ent. Soc., vol. XL: 189-191 [no agent data], Method: migration 2011-03-06

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  • Note: part of specimen is on a slide marked "Type" , " gon. of type", in the Diplopod slide box. No MCZ number in publication or on label. In "List of Chamberlin Species" file; no number. catalog no. issued 7/16/2009 (LBL)

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  • Continent:
  • Central America
  • Country:
  • Costa Rica
  • dwc:highergeographyID:
  • http://vocab.getty.edu/tgn/7005364 linked data icon
  • Specific Locality:
  • Juan Viñas, "Nearer Waterfall".
  • Verbatim Locality:
  • Costa Rica, Juan Viñas, "Nearer Waterfall".
  • Elevation:
  • 3400 ft
  • Collecting Source:
  • wild caught
  • Collected On:
  • 1910-04-26
  • Verbatim Date:
  • 26/4/1910
  • Collector:
  • Phillip P. Calvert

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