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  • Entomology 660582 MCZ Entomology
  • Formicidae
  • whole animal (ethanol)
  • Karen near Nairobi
  • Africa: Kenya
  • 11/72 (1972-11-01 - 1972-11-30)
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
Specific Locality: Karen near Nairobi
Verbatim Locality: KAREN NR NAIROBI; KENYA
Collecting Source: wild caught
Elevation: 6000 to 6000 ft
Collecting Date: 11/72 (1972-11-01 - 1972-11-30)
Collectors
G. R. Cunningham-van Someren
Identifiers
lot number: i-B-28
other number: VAN SOMEREN
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (ethanol) fair in collection >40
Microhabitat: found under roots of plant when pulled up