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  • Entomology 660976 MCZ Entomology
  • Formicidae
  • whole animal (ethanol)
  • Nkrofro, 12 miles on road to Tarkwa
  • Africa: Ghana
  • 3 JULY 1971
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: Ghana
Specific Locality: Nkrofro, 12 miles on road to Tarkwa
Verbatim Locality: GHANA: NKROFRO, 12 miles; on ROAD TO TARKWA
General Habitat: primary rainforest
Collecting Source: wild caught
Collecting Date: 3 JULY 1971
Collectors
William H. Gotwald
Identifiers
lot number: ii-X-424
other number: MISC.
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (ethanol) fair in collection >50
Microhabitat: from leaf litter