|Distribution||USA (S California), |
Mexico (Baja California)
digueti: Mexico (Baja California): Type Locality: Santa Rosalía, Baja California.
Type locality: California: San Diego County, Milquatay Valley, 2500-2600 ft. elevation. [Milquatay is said to mean 'wheat field' in Indian; C. R. Orcutt told L. M. Klauber that the type locality was a few hundred yards east of Campo, San Diego County. (Klauber, 1939).]
- Region according to the TDWG standard, not a precise distribution map.
NOTE: TDWG regions are generated automatically from the text in the distribution field and not in every cases it works well. We are working on it.
|Etymology||This Latin patronym honors Charles Russell Orcutt, pioneer San Diego naturalist, editor, and publisher who collected the type specimen.|
Etymology [digueti]: This name honors M. Leon Diguet, who made numerous ethnographic, zoological and botanical collections in Baja California, Mexico.
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