Rhopalocera of Martinique

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02 May 2018
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This dataset is the databased part of the Lepidoptera from the entomological collections of the Musée des Confluences (Lyon). It comprises Hesperiidae and Pieridae belonging to the Poulard's and Branger's collections, from Martinique (French West Indies). Mr Gwenaël David (Association Martinique Entomologie) identified the specimens and the results have been published in 2017.

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Researchers should cite this work as follows:

Audibert C, Labrique H (2017). The Rhopalocera of Martinique in the Musée des Confluences. Version 1.0. Musée des Confluences.


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GBIF Registration

This resource has been registered with GBIF, and assigned the following GBIF UUID: bf4e903b-1b9e-485f-b777-5d10f660b548.  Musée des Confluences publishes this resource, and is itself registered in GBIF as a data publisher endorsed by GBIF France.


Occurrence; Specimen; butterflies; rhopalocera; musée des Confluences


Cédric Audibert
  • Metadata Provider
  • Originator
  • Point Of Contact
Collection manager - Zoology
Musée des Confluences
86 quai Perrache
69285 Lyon
Harold Labrique
  • Author
Musée des Confluences
86 quai Perrache
69285 Lyon
Gwenaël David
  • Author
Association Martinique Entomologie
32 route du Fleuri-Noël, Moutte
97200 Fort-de-France
GBIF France
  • Distributor
GBIF France
43 rue Buffon
75005 Paris

Geographic Coverage


Bounding Coordinates South West [14.38, -61.28], North East [14.9, -60.78]

Taxonomic Coverage

No Description available

Order Lepidoptera
Suborder Rhopalocera
Family Hesperiidae, Pieridae

Temporal Coverage

Start Date / End Date 1958-07-25 / 1978-01-07

Bibliographic Citations

  1. David G. & Lucas P.-D., 2017. Atlas des papillons de jour de la Martinique. Association Martinique Entomologie. 139 pages, non publié.https://tinyurl.com/yddycw9v

Additional Metadata

Alternative Identifiers bf4e903b-1b9e-485f-b777-5d10f660b548