FMNH FMNHINS 0000 801 161

FM Catalog: Insects
Catalog Subset: Lepidoptera
Scientific Name: Melitaea elva Bates
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Lepidoptera
Family: Nymphalidae
Genus: Melitaea
Species: elva
Field #: Str-401
Geography: North America, Nicaragua, Central America
DWc Country: Nicaragua
Tissue Available?: No
Co-ordinates Available?: Yes
Count: 1
Sex: adult unsexed
EMu IRN: 801161
OccurenceID: edc547cf-a9d4-4801-afe7-15bb8d29d682

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