FMNH FMNHINS 0000 125 260

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  • 125260 Morpho menelaus d IN
    Creator: Field Museum of Natural History - Department of Zoology - Division of Insects
    (c) Field Museum of Natural History - CC BY-NC 4.0
    Description: 125260 Morpho menelaus d IN
  • 125260 Morpho menelaus v IN
    Creator: Field Museum of Natural History - Department of Zoology - Division of Insects
    (c) Field Museum of Natural History - CC BY-NC 4.0
    Description: 125260 Morpho menelaus v IN
  • 125260 Morpho menelaus labels IN
    Creator: Field Museum of Natural History - Department of Zoology - Division of Insects
    (c) Field Museum of Natural History - CC BY-NC 4.0
    Description: 125260 Morpho menelaus labels IN
FM Catalog: Insects
Catalog Subset: Lepidoptera
Scientific Name: Morpho menelaus (Linnaeus, 1758)
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Lepidoptera
Family: Nymphalidae
Genus: Morpho
Species: menelaus
Collector: F. Cardona
Geography: South America, Venezuela, BolĂ­var, Guanajuna, Rio Caura
DWc Country: Venezuela
Tissue Available?: No
Co-ordinates Available?: No
Count: 1
Sex: adult female
EMu IRN: 3103237
OccurenceID: b1575e78-cc31-455b-b7fd-10cc23a41f97

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