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  • Entomology 662375 MCZ Entomology
  • Formicidae
  • whole animal (ethanol)
  • Kerala: 2 miles from dam of Periyar Lake
  • 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: 2 miles from dam of Periyar Lake
Verbatim Locality: 2 mi. from dam of 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 594660
from same lot as Entomology 594661
from same lot as Entomology 594662
Identifiers
collector number: 4
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (ethanol) fair in collection ca.4
Microhabitat: dirt at base of tree