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MCZ Invertebrate Zoology DIPL-4673

Platyrhacus lamprus Chamberlin, 1921

Holotype of Platyrhacus lamprus

Date Collected:


Asia: Borneo | [no specific locality data]

Current Identification
Platyrhacus lamprus Chamberlin, 1921
Animalia Arthropoda Diplopoda Polydesmida Chelodesmidea Platyrhacidae
Determiner: R. V. Chamberlin
Nature of ID: type ID

Media type: text, Chamberlin 1921. Description: New Chilopoda and Diplopoda from the East Indian Region

(Media Record)(media file)

Chamberlin 1921 Description: New Chilopoda and Diplopoda from the East Indian Region

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

Attribute Value Determination On
sex male [no agent data]
citation 1921. Ann. Mag. Nat. Hist., Vol. VII: 83-84 [no agent data], Method: migration 2011-03-06

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  • specimen is labelled "Hoplurorachis", but published as "Platyrrhacus" - unclear from text which name Chamberlin meant to use. In "List of Chamberlin Species" file; with number. Old records simply labelled "Borneo" seem to refer to the whole island, not the modern political division: some of the more detailed records from "Borneo" are from Sarawak.

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  • Continent:
  • Asia
  • Island:
  • Borneo
  • Sovereign Nation:
  • [no sovereign nation data]
  • Specific Locality:
  • [no specific locality data]
  • Verbatim Locality:
  • Borneo
  • Georeference:
  • 1.02769600, 114.461913 (Error radius: 867681m) By: Emily Blank on 2020-03-20 (Source: GEOLocate)
  • Datum:
  • WGS84
  • Coordinates Entered As:
  • decimal degrees
  • Collecting Source:
  • wild caught
  • Began Date / Ended Date:
  • 1900-01-01 / 1921-12-31
  • Verbatim Date:
  • pre-1921 publication date
  • Collector:
  • Herbert H. Smith

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  • [Masked]

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