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  • Entomology 661146 MCZ Entomology
  • Dorylus nigricans molestus
  • whole animal (ethanol)
  • Ngorongoro Crater
  • Africa: Tanzania
  • 20.VI.1970 (1970-06-20)
Identifications
Dorylus nigricans molestus (Gerst├Ącker, 1859)
Animalia Arthropoda Insecta Hymenoptera Apocrita Vespoidea Formicidae Dorylinae Dorylini Dorylus nigricans molestus
Identified by David H. Kistner on 1970-12-31
Nature of ID: expert ID
Remarks: Dorylus (Anomma) nigricans ssp. burmeisteri var. molestus (Gerst.) Mayr; verbatim date 1970
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: Africa
Country: Tanzania
Specific Locality: Ngorongoro Crater
Verbatim Locality: Tanzania, Ngorongoro; Crater, ex; foraging column inside; dead Odontoermes; nest
Collecting Source: wild caught
Collecting Date: 20.VI.1970 (1970-06-20)
Collectors
David H. Kistner
Alzada Carlisle Kistner
Alzada Hilda Kistner
Kymry M. C. Kistner
Identifiers
lot number: iv-JJ-595
other number: 2321
other number: KISTNER
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (ethanol) fair in collection >25
Microhabitat: ex foraging column inside dead Odontotermes nest