FMNH FMNHINS 0000 373 778

FM Catalog: Insects
Catalog Subset: Bat Flies
Scientific Name: Megistopoda aranea (Coquillétt, 1899)
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Diptera
Family: Streblidae
Genus: Megistopoda
Species: aranea
Field #: MRG 396
Collector: M. R. Gannon
Geography: United States of America (the), Puerto Rico, Rio Grande, Greater Antilles: Base of La Coca Falls Trail, km 8.3 on Rt. 191
DWc Country: United States of America (the)
Date Collected: 16 Jul 1991
Tissue Available?: No
Co-ordinates Available?: Yes
Count: 2
Sex: adult male
EMu IRN: 373778
OccurenceID: ee02d2a9-e370-4d7a-b240-0222476ca938

Disclaimer: The Field Museum's online Zoological Collections Database may contain specimens and historical records that are culturally sensitive. Some records may also include offensive language. These records do not reflect the Field Museum’s current viewpoint but rather the social attitudes and circumstances of the time period when specimens were collected or cataloged.

We welcome feedback. The web database is not a complete record of the Museum’s zoological holdings, and documentation for specimens will vary due to when and how they were collected as well as how recently they were acquired. While efforts are made to ensure the accuracy of the information available on this website, some content may contain errors. We work with communities and stakeholders around the world to interpret the collections in order to promote a greater understanding of global heritage and, through consultation, will revise or remove information that is inaccurate or inappropriate.  We encourage and welcome members of communities, scholars, and others to contact us to confirm or clarify data found here.