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  • Entomology 660725 MCZ Entomology
  • Dorylus nigricans molestus
  • whole animal (ethanol)
  • Muguga
  • Africa: Kenya
  • 2-viii-1960 (1960-08-02)
Identifications
Dorylus nigricans molestus (Gerst├Ącker, 1859)
Animalia Arthropoda Insecta Hymenoptera Apocrita Vespoidea Formicidae Dorylinae Dorylini Dorylus nigricans molestus
Identified by Jozef K. A. van Boven on 1961-12-31
Nature of ID: expert ID
Remarks: ID date: 1961; D.(A.) nigricans subsp. burmeisteri var. molestus Mayr
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: Africa
Country: Kenya
Specific Locality: Muguga
Verbatim Locality: KENYA: Muguga
Collecting Source: wild caught
Collecting Date: 2-viii-1960 (1960-08-02)
Collectors
David H. Kistner
Alzada Carlisle Kistner
Robert Banfill
Identifiers
field number: 4792 [or 479a?]
lot number: i-J-172
other number: KISTNER
other number: nest 46
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (ethanol) fair in collection >10