MCZ Kronosaurus Logo

MCZBASE:The Database of the Zoological Collections

Museum of Comparative Zoology - Harvard University

  • Entomology 658832 MCZ Entomology
  • Mesoponera caffraria
  • partial animal (microscope slide)
  • [no specific locality data]
  • Africa: Ghana
  • [no verbatim date] (1700-01-01 - 2015-12-01)
Identifications
Mesoponera caffraria Smith, F., 1858
Animalia Arthropoda Insecta Hymenoptera Apocrita Vespoidea Formicidae Ponerinae Ponerini Mesoponera caffraria
Identified by George Carlos Wheeler
Nature of ID: expert ID
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: Africa
Country: Ghana
Specific Locality: [no specific locality data]
Verbatim Locality: Ghana
Collecting Source: wild caught
Collecting Date: [no verbatim date] (1700-01-01 - 2015-12-01)
Collectors
William Louis Brown Jr.
Dennis Leston
Identifiers
lot number: 5-58
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
partial animal (microscope slide) fair in collection ca.2