HENNE, Christopher

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Christopher Henne

HENNE, Christopher (1905-1977) [SS#549-01-0964], Colorado-born self-taught entomologist who began collecting butterflies at age four. He spent most of his life in southern California where he worked in a variety of emtomology-related job, including display preparation and teaching at the Los Angeles County Museum. Henne was a member of the 12th Los Angeles County Museum Channel Islands expedition February14-April 9, 1941 to San Clemente, Santa Catalina, Anacapa, Santa Cruz and Santa Rosa islands, along with George Kanakoff, Lloyd Martin, Reid Moran, John Shrader, Jack Von Bloeker, Ona Von Bloeker, and George and Ora Willett. Henne collected insects with Von Bloeker on Anacapa in March 1941. Collecting companions also included John Adams Comstock and Lloyd Martin.

Henne and his wife, Dorothy, retired to Pearblossom, California, where he devoted full-time to collecting. He died at age 72. In 1977 his collection of 36, 896 specimens, 88% of which is moths, was purchased by the Los Angeles County Museum. Eight species and subspecies are named for Henne.


Henne collected on:

  • Anacapa Island (1940, 1941)
  • San Clemente Island (1941)
  • Santa Catalina Island (1941)
  • Santa Rosa Island (1941)





Island Collections~

Anacapa Island

8/18/1940 LACM entomology

3/22/1941 LACM herps

4/12/1941 LACM entomology


ISLAND COLLECTOR INSTITUTION DATE NUMBER SPECIMEN
Anacapa Island Christopher Henne LACM August 26, 1940 LACM-500 Batrachoceps pacificus Herps
Anacapa Island Christopher Henne LACM August 26, 1940 LACM-501 Batrachoceps pacificus Herps
Anacapa Island Christopher Henne LACM August 26, 1940 LACM-502 Batrachoceps pacificus Herps
Anacapa Island Christopher Henne LACM August 26, 1940 LACM-503 Batrachoceps pacificus Herps
Anacapa Island Christopher Henne LACM August 26, 1940 LACM-504 Batrachoceps pacificus Herps
Anacapa Island Christopher Henne LACM August 26, 1940 LACM-505 Batrachoceps pacificus Herps
Anacapa Island Christopher Henne LACM August 26, 1940 LACM-506 Batrachoceps pacificus Herps
Anacapa Island Christopher Henne LACM August 26, 1940 LACM-507 Batrachoceps pacificus Herps
Anacapa Island Christopher Henne LACM August 26, 1940 LACM-508 Batrachoceps pacificus Herps
Anacapa Island Christopher Henne LACM August 26, 1940 LACM-509 Batrachoceps pacificus Herps
Anacapa Island Christopher Henne LACM August 26, 1940 LACM-510 Batrachoceps pacificus Herps
Anacapa Island Christopher Henne LACM August 26, 1940 LACM-511 Batrachoceps pacificus Herps
Anacapa Island Christopher Henne LACM August 26, 1940 LACM-512 Batrachoceps pacificus Herps
Anacapa Island Christopher Henne LACM August 26, 1940 LACM-513 Batrachoceps pacificus Herps
Anacapa Island Christopher Henne LACM August 26, 1940 LACM-514 Batrachoceps pacificus Herps
Anacapa Island Christopher Henne LACM August 26, 1940 LACM-515 Batrachoceps pacificus Herps
Anacapa Island Christopher Henne LACM August 26, 1940 LACM-516 Batrachoceps pacificus Herps
Anacapa Island Christopher Henne LACM August 26, 1940 LACM-517 Batrachoceps pacificus Herps
Anacapa Island Christopher Henne LACM August 26, 1940 LACM-518 Batrachoceps pacificus Herps
Anacapa Island Christopher Henne LACM August 26, 1940 LACM-519 Batrachoceps pacificus Herps
Anacapa Island Christopher Henne LACM August 26, 1940 LACM-521 Batrachoceps pacificus Herps
Anacapa Island Christopher Henne LACM August 26, 1940 LACM-523 Batrachoceps pacificus Herps
Anacapa Island Christopher Henne LACM August 26, 1940 LACM-524 Batrachoceps pacificus Herps
Anacapa Island Christopher Henne LACM August 26, 1940 LACM-525 Batrachoceps pacificus Herps
Anacapa Island Christopher Henne LACM August 26, 1940 LACM-526 Batrachoceps pacificus Herps
Anacapa Island Christopher Henne LACM August 26, 1940 LACM-527 Batrachoceps pacificus Herps
Anacapa Island Christopher Henne LACM August 26, 1940 LACM-528 Batrachoceps pacificus Herps
Anacapa Island Christopher Henne LACM August 26, 1940 LACM-529 Batrachoceps pacificus Herps
Anacapa Island Christopher Henne LACM August 26, 1940 LACM-530 Batrachoceps pacificus Herps
Anacapa Island Christopher Henne LACM August 26, 1940 LACM-531 Batrachoceps pacificus Herps
Anacapa Island Christopher Henne LACM August 26, 1940 LACM-532 Batrachoceps pacificus Herps
Anacapa Island Christopher Henne LACM August 26, 1940 LACM-533 Batrachoceps pacificus Herps
Anacapa Island Christopher Henne LACM August 26, 1940 LACM-534 Batrachoceps pacificus Herps
Anacapa Island Christopher Henne LACM August 26, 1940 LACM-535 Batrachoceps pacificus Herps
Anacapa Island Christopher Henne LACM August 26, 1940 LACM-536 Batrachoceps pacificus Herps
Anacapa Island Christopher Henne LACM August 26, 1940 LACM-537 Batrachoceps pacificus Herps
Anacapa Island Christopher Henne LACM August 26, 1940 LACM-538 Batrachoceps pacificus Herps
Anacapa Island Christopher Henne LACM August 26, 1940 LACM-539 Batrachoceps pacificus Herps
Anacapa Island Christopher Henne LACM August 26, 1940 LACM-540 Batrachoceps pacificus Herps
Anacapa Island Christopher Henne LACM August 26, 1940 LACM-541 Batrachoceps pacificus Herps
Anacapa Island Christopher Henne LACM August 26, 1940 LACM-542 Batrachoceps pacificus Herps
Anacapa Island Christopher Henne LACM August 26, 1940 LACM-543 Batrachoceps pacificus Herps
Anacapa Island Christopher Henne LACM August 26, 1940 LACM-544 Batrachoceps pacificus Herps
Anacapa Island Christopher Henne LACM August 26, 1940 LACM-545 Batrachoceps pacificus Herps
Anacapa Island Christopher Henne LACM August 26, 1940 LACM-546 Batrachoceps pacificus Herps
Anacapa Island Christopher Henne LACM August 26, 1940 LACM-547 Batrachoceps pacificus Herps
Anacapa Island Christopher Henne LACM August 26, 1940 LACM-548 Batrachoceps pacificus Herps
Anacapa Island Christopher Henne LACM August 26, 1940 LACM-549 Batrachoceps pacificus Herps
Anacapa Island Christopher Henne LACM August 26, 1940 LACM-550 Batrachoceps pacificus Herps
Anacapa Island Christopher Henne LACM August 26, 1940 LACM-551 Batrachoceps pacificus Herps
Anacapa Island Christopher Henne LACM August 26, 1940 LACM-552 Batrachoceps pacificus Herps
Anacapa Island Christopher Henne LACM August 26, 1940 LACM-553 Batrachoceps pacificus Herps
Anacapa Island Christopher Henne LACM August 26, 1940 LACM-554 Batrachoceps pacificus Herps
Anacapa Island Christopher Henne LACM August 26, 1940 LACM-555 Batrachoceps pacificus Herps
Anacapa Island Christopher Henne LACM August 26, 1940 LACM-556 Batrachoceps pacificus Herps
Anacapa Island Christopher Henne LACM August 26, 1940 LACM-557 Batrachoceps pacificus Herps
~ trip ~
Anacapa Island Christopher Henne LACM March 22, 1941 LACM-499 Batrachoceps pacificus Herps


ISLAND COLLECTOR INSTITUTION DATE NUMBER SPECIMEN
San Clemente Island Christopher Henne LACM February 17, 1941 LACM-007795 Peromyscus manucilatus Mammals




Santa Catalina Island

3/4/1941 LACM entomology

10/4/1941 LACM entomology


Santa Rosa Island

4/1/1941 LACM entomology