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  • Entomology 661149 MCZ Entomology
  • Dorylus nigricans molestus
  • whole animal (ethanol)
  • Mount Kenya, Theiba Forest, Theiba Fishing Camp, Nest number 135
  • Africa: Kenya
  • 2.V.1969 (1969-05-02)
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 1969-12-31
Nature of ID: expert ID
Remarks: Dorylus (Anomma) nigricans ssp. burmeisteri var. molestus (Gerst.) Mayr; verbatim date 1969
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: Africa
Country: Kenya
Specific Locality: Mount Kenya, Theiba Forest, Theiba Fishing Camp, Nest number 135
Verbatim Locality: KENYA: Mt. Kenya,; Theiba Forest 8000'; Theiba Fishing Camp; Nest No. 135
Collecting Source: wild caught
Elevation: 8000 to 8000 ft
Collecting Date: 2.V.1969 (1969-05-02)
Collectors
G. R. Cunningham-van Someren
Identifiers
lot number: iv-JJ-598
other number: 1688
other number: KISTNER
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (ethanol) fair in collection ca.7