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  • Entomology 660657 MCZ Entomology
  • Formicidae
  • whole animal (ethanol)
  • Gombe
  • Africa: Tanzania
  • 28-4-74
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: Tanzania
Specific Locality: Gombe
Collecting Source: wild caught
Collecting Date: 28-4-74
Collecting Event Remarks: saw SF dig into their colony to eat something, but didn't actually see ants ingested
Collectors
Jim Moore
Identifiers
lot number: i-F-104
other number: MCGREW
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (ethanol) fair in collection >40
Remarks: Appears to be translated from Moore's notes by whomever did the rest of these labels; Shelltox
Microhabitat: plumtree thicket