Occurrence record: CMNPA:CMNPA 1987-2113

PreservedSpecimen of Melophagus ovinus (Linnaeus, 1758) | sheep ked


Data resource Canadian Museum of Nature Parasite Collection
Institution code Canadian Museum of Nature
Supplied institution code "CMN"
Collection code Canadian Museum of Nature Parasite Collection
Catalog number CMNPA 1987-2113
Occurrence ID ebaba2e6-5b07-b074-94bb-55595cb098aa
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations fluid
Identified by Choquette, L.P.E.
Collector Choquette, P.E. Laurent
Supplied as "Choquette, Laurent P.E."
Individual count 1
License CC-BY
Supplied as http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/legalcode
Collection ID http://grbio.org/cool/ax5q-psre
Rightsholder Canadian Museum of Nature
Dataset name Parasite
Language eng
Bibliographic citation Melophagus ovinus (CMNPA 1987-2113)
Occurrence status present
Institution ID http://biocol.org/urn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34935
Collection code CMNPA
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided


Date precision Not Supplied


Higher classification Animalia; Arthropoda; Insecta; Pterygota; Neoptera; Diptera; Cyclorrhapha; Hippoboscidae; Melophagus
Scientific name Melophagus ovinus (Linnaeus, 1758)
Supplied scientific name "Melophagus ovinus"
Taxon rank species
Common name sheep ked
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Arthropoda
Class Insecta
Order Diptera
Family Hippoboscidae
Genus Melophagus
Species Melophagus ovinus
Taxonomic issue No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type wellformed
Scientific name authorship (Linnaeus 1758)


Country Canada
State / Province Québec
Location ID CMNPA 1987-2039

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Type PhysicalObject

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