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  • Entomology 662374 MCZ Entomology
  • Formicidae
  • whole animal (ethanol)
  • Kerala: about 10 miles south of Thekaday
  • Asia: India
  • 17.X.1960 (1960-10-17)
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: about 10 miles south of Thekaday
Verbatim Locality: About 10 mi. s. Thekaday, Kerala, India.
Collecting Source: wild caught
Collecting Date: 17.X.1960 (1960-10-17)
Collectors
Alfred Edwards Emerson
Relationships
from same lot as Entomology 594655
from same lot as Entomology 594656
Identifiers
collector number: 3
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (ethanol) good in collection >15 larvae with exudate glands
Microhabitat: from center of ground nest of Microcerotermes with queen