Occurrence record: ROME:ROME160337

PreservedSpecimen of Automeris io Fabricius, 1775 | Io moth recorded on 1994-07-01


Data resource Royal Ontario Museum - Entomology Collection
Institution code Royal Ontario Museum
Supplied institution code "ROM"
Collection code Royal Ontario Museum - Entomology Collection
Catalog number ROME160337
Occurrence ID ROM:ROME:ROME160337
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations Dry
Identified by Bob Curry
Collector Curry, R. Robert
Supplied as "Robert Curry"
Sex Male
Individual count 1
Life stage Adult
License CC-BY
Supplied as https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/legalcode
Collection ID http://grscicoll.org/institutional-collection/entomology-5
Owner institution code Royal Ontario Museum
Rightsholder Royal Ontario Museum
Sampling protocol General
Dataset name Royal Ontario Museum Entomology (ROME)
Language en
Occurrence status present
Dataset ID doi:10.5886/2gaj01
Institution ID http://biocol.org/urn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34778
Collection code ROME
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided


Collecting date 1994-07-01
Sampling protocol General
Date precision Day
Verbatim event date 01-Jul-94
Event ID ROM003040001


Scientific name Automeris io Fabricius, 1775
Supplied scientific name "Automeris io (Fabricius, 1775)"
Taxon rank species
Common name Io moth
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Arthropoda
Class Insecta
Order Lepidoptera
Family Saturniidae
Genus Automeris
Species Automeris io
Taxonomic issue No issues
Name match metric Canonical name match
The supplied name was parsed into canonical form before a match was found.
Name parse type wellformed
Scientific name authorship (Fabricius, 1775)


Country United States
Supplied as "USA"
State / Province Illinois
Locality Alto Pass, Bald Knob Cross of Peace
Latitude 37.551994
Longitude -89.346478
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Coordinate precision Unknown
Coordinate uncertainty in meters 421.0
Georeference sources GEOLocate
Georeferenced by Brad Hubley (ROM)
Georeferenced date 2017-07-21
Continent North America
County Union County
Country code US

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