Entomology Type Collection
Catalog #: 17093
Taxon: Deltocephalinae Tropicanus mexicanus Zanol, 1991
Family: Cicadellidae
Determiner: Keti Maria Rocha Zanol
ID References: Zanol, Keti Maria Rocha. 1991. Descrição de quatro espécies novas de Tropicanus DeLong (Homoptera: Cicadellidae). Revista Brasileira de Zoologia. 7(1-2): 79-83. [82]
Type Status: holotype
Collector: Lawrence W. Swan      
Date: 1964-06-22
Verbatim Date: 22 Jun 64
Locality: Mexico, Veracruz, Citlaltépetl, Citlaltépetl
21.309081  -97.879266 +-2842m.  WGS84
Location Remarks: Given the elevation (Swan always used feet, not meters), it's more likely that Citlaltépetl refers to the municipality in Veracruz, and not the tallest mountain in Mexico (aka Pico de Orizaba), but Swan's expeditiion notes would need examination to be certain.
Georeference Remarks: See Location Remarks field for additional information
Elevation: 305 meters
Verbatim Elevation: el. 1000
Life Stage: adult
Sex: male
Individual Count: 1
Preparations: pinned
Specimen Images
Rights Holder: California Academy of Sciences
Record Id: 07731bef-8de2-4009-a8d0-5a6bb7ea47ec
Occurrence ID (GUID): 17093
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