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  • Entomology 662372 MCZ Entomology
  • Formicidae
  • whole animal (ethanol)
  • Kerala: Periyar Lake: 2 miles from dam
  • Asia: India
  • 21.X.1960 (1960-10-21)
Identifications
Formicidae Latreille, 1809
Animalia Arthropoda Insecta Hymenoptera Apocrita Vespoidea Formicidae
Ant
Identified by [no agent data]
Nature of ID: legacy
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: Asia
Country: India
Specific Locality: Kerala: Periyar Lake: 2 miles from dam
Verbatim Locality: 2 mi. from dam, Periyar Lake, Kerala, India.
General Habitat: deep rain forest
Collecting Source: wild caught
Elevation: 2800 to 2800 ft
Collecting Date: 21.X.1960 (1960-10-21)
Collectors
Alfred Edwards Emerson
Relationships
from same lot as Entomology 511490
from same lot as Entomology 511491
from same lot as Entomology 511489
from same lot as Entomology 511488
Identifiers
collector number: 1
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (ethanol) good in collection >30
Microhabitat: dry dirt base of tree