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  • Entomology 16365 MCZ Entomology
  • Temnothorax nigricans
  • whole animal (pointed)
  •    Syntype of Macromischa melanocephala
  • Hacienda Jiqui; Ensenada de Cochinos
  • Central America: Cuba: West Indies: Greater Antilles: Cuba
  • 5.X.29 (1929-10-05)
Identifications
Temnothorax nigricans (Baroni Urbani, 1978)
Animalia Arthropoda Insecta Hymenoptera Apocrita Vespoidea Formicidae Myrmicinae Formicoxenini Temnothorax nigricans
Identified by Dr. Cesare Baroni-Urbani
Nature of ID: taxonomic revision
Macromischa melanocephala Wheeler, W.M., 1931
Animalia Arthropoda Insecta Hymenoptera Apocrita Vespoidea Formicidae Myrmicinae Formicoxenini Macromischa melanocephala
Identified by William Morton Wheeler on 1931-12-31
Nature of ID: type ID
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MCZ Bulletin Vol. LXXII no. 1
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Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: Central America
Country: Cuba
Island Group: West Indies: Greater Antilles
Island: Cuba
Specific Locality: Hacienda Jiqui; Ensenada de Cochinos
Verbatim Locality: Ensenada de Cochinos, Cuba
Collecting Source: wild caught
Collecting Date: 5.X.29 (1929-10-05)
Collectors
John G. Myers
Identifiers
type number: 16365
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (pointed) good on loan 3
caste=worker determined by=Jignasha D. Rana
Microhabitat: nest in dead twig of Swietenia mahagoni on ground
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MCZ Entomology Coleoptera 010001-017196, pg.107

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MCZ Entomology Coleoptera 010001-017196, pg.107