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  • Entomology 661219 MCZ Entomology
  • Formicidae
  • whole animal (ethanol)
  • Karen, near Nairobi
  • Africa: Kenya
  • JAN 1974 (1974-01-01 - 1974-12-31)
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: Kenya
Specific Locality: Karen, near Nairobi
Verbatim Locality: KAREN NR NAIROBI KENYA
Collecting Source: wild caught
Collecting Date: JAN 1974 (1974-01-01 - 1974-12-31)
Collectors
G. R. Cunningham-van Someren
Identifiers
lot number: iv-NN-669
other number: MISC. DORYLINES
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (ethanol) fair in collection ca.6
Remarks: 1. Remains of ant carried as booty; 2. Ant carrying second ant; 3. Mite sp. carried on tip of gaster (hosts). Mites also run in the trails