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  • Entomology 661160 MCZ Entomology
  • Dorylus nigricans molestus
  • whole animal (ethanol)
  • Mbooney Hill near Macharos, nest 47
  • Africa: Kenya
  • 3-VIII-1960 (1960-08-03)
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: D. (A.) nigricans subsp. burmeisteri var. molestus; verbatim date 1961
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: Africa
Country: Kenya
Specific Locality: Mbooney Hill near Macharos, nest 47
Verbatim Locality: KENYA: Mbooney Hill; nr. Macharos; nest 47
Collecting Source: wild caught
Collecting Date: 3-VIII-1960 (1960-08-03)
Collectors
David H. Kistner
Alzada Carlisle Kistner
Robert Banfill
Identifiers
field number: 481
lot number: iv-KK-609
other number: KISTNER
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (ethanol) fair in collection >30