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  • Entomology 662390 MCZ Entomology
  • Formicidae
  • whole animal (ethanol)
  • Kerala: about 10 miles from Thekaday: 2 miles south 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: about 10 miles from Thekaday: 2 miles south dam of Periyar Lake
Verbatim Locality: 2 mi. s. dam of Periyar Lake & about 10 mi. from Thekaday, Kerala, India.
Collecting Source: wild caught
Collecting Date: 21.X.1960 (1960-10-21)
Collectors
Alfred Edwards Emerson
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (ethanol) poor in collection >40
Microhabitat: from nest of Microcerotermes