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  • Entomology 17242 MCZ Entomology
  • Polybia mediamericana
  • whole animal (mounted)
  • Gatun Lake, Barro Colorado Island
  • Central America: Panama: Canal Zone
  • 1924 (1924-01-01 - 1924-12-31)
Identifications
Polybia mediamericana Bequaert 1933
Animalia Arthropoda Insecta Hymenoptera Vespidae Polybia mediamericana
Identified by Joseph C. Bequaert on 1933-12-31
Nature of ID: expert ID
Remarks: Determinations made by Joseph C. Bequaert
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: Central America
Country: Panama
State/Province: Canal Zone
Specific Locality: Gatun Lake, Barro Colorado Island
Verbatim Locality: Canal Zone: Barro Colorado 1924 N. Banks;
Collecting Source: wild caught
Collecting Date: 1924 (1924-01-01 - 1924-12-31)
Collectors
Nathan Banks
Identifiers
type number: 17242
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (mounted) good, tentative unknown 1
Remarks: Labels: " Barro Colorado Is. Panama Canal Zone, 1924, No. G.C. Wheeler; MCZ type; Polybia mediamericana, holotype female J. Beq.."
Media
 
MCZ Entomology Diptera 017197-023313, pg.3

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Media Details
MCZ Entomology Diptera 017197-023313, pg.3