FMNH FMNHINS 0000 374 975

FM Catalog: Insects
Catalog Subset: Bat Flies
Scientific Name: Basilia (Basilia) carteri Scott, 1936
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Diptera
Family: Nycteribiidae
Genus: Basilia
Species: carteri
Field #: TK 64504
Collector: R. D. Owen, M. R. Willig
Geography: South America, Paraguay, Presidente Hayes: Estancia Loma PorĂ¡
DWc Country: Paraguay
Date Collected: 22 Jan 1997
Tissue Available?: No
Co-ordinates Available?: Yes
Count: 3
Sex: adult female
EMu IRN: 374975
OccurenceID: 9357864c-7148-45c9-aa75-5ee49c2a4867

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.