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  • Entomology 660575 MCZ Entomology
  • Formicidae
  • whole animal (ethanol)
  • Lang'ata near Nairobi
  • Africa: Kenya: Nairobi
  • 17 MAY '72 (1972-05-17)
Identifications
Formicidae Latreille, 1809
Animalia Arthropoda Insecta Hymenoptera Apocrita Vespoidea Formicidae
Ant
Identified by [no agent data]
Nature of ID: expert ID
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: Africa
Country: Kenya
State/Province: Nairobi
Specific Locality: Lang'ata near Nairobi
Verbatim Locality: KENYA: LANGATA; nr. NAIROBI
Collecting Source: wild caught
Collecting Date: 17 MAY '72 (1972-05-17)
Collectors
G. R. Cunningham-van Someren
Identifiers
lot number: i-B-21
other number: VAN SOMEREN
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (ethanol) fair in collection >70
Remarks: moving brood, associated with Langata alates; same garden