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Specimen Record

ContinentAfrica
CountryMadagascar
State/ProvinceFianarantsoa
LocalityLower Vohiparara, Along Path Off Of The Main Road Marked By A Sign For The National Park
Latitude-21.2375
Longitude47.398
Institution CodeCas
Collection CodeEnt
Catalog Number8127968
Collected ByJere Schweikert
Date Collected1998-04-12

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http://research.calacademy.org/ent/

The electronic catalog of the entomology collection at the California Academy of Sciences, San Francisco.

Contacts

Name Department of Entomology
Rolenone
Emailsblum@calacademy.org
Name Jon Fong
RoleProgrammer
Emailjfong@calacademy.org
Name Jon Fong
Rolenone
Emailjfong@calacademy.org
Name Stanley Blum
RoleResearch Information Manager
Emailsblum@calacademy.org
Name Norm Penny
RoleSr. Collections Manager
Emailnpenny@calacademy.org
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Taxonomy
Scientific NameEmpididae
Kingdomanimalia
Phylumarthropoda
ClassInsecta
OrderDiptera
FamilyEmpididae
Genus(Empididae)
Specific Epithet(Empididae)
Specimen
Catalog Number8127968
Preparationspointed
Individual Count1
Life StageF
Institution CodeCAS
Collection CodeENT
Occurrence IDurn:catalog:CAS:ENT:8127968
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByJere Schweikert
Field NumberJSS98-06-04.12G
Date Collected1998-04-12
Verbatim Date Collected12 Apr 1998
Sampling Protocolgeneral collecting
Locality
CountryMadagascar
State / ProvinceFianarantsoa
Continentafrica
Localitylower Vohiparara, along path off of the main road marked by a sign for the national park
Habitatsecondary tropical forest
Decimal Latitude-21.2375
Decimal Longitude47.398
Verbatim Elevation1150 m
Georeference RemarksWGS 1984
Other
Languageen
Modified2011-01-13
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