FMNH FMNHINS 0000 864 251

FM Catalog: Insects
Catalog Subset: Louse
Scientific Name: Damalinia forficula forficula
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Phthiraptera
Family: Trichodectidae
Genus: Damalinia
Species: forficula
Subspecies: forficula
Field #: Lou-1909-246
Collector: C. M. Herman
Geography: North America, USA, California, San Diego, San Diego Zoo. [LL]
DWc Country: United States of America
Date Collected: 23 Apr 1909
Tissue Available?: No
Co-ordinates Available?: Yes
EMu IRN: 864251
OccurenceID: 0835b06e-dce6-4341-a188-7fb2ff49be94
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