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  • Entomology 662668 MCZ Entomology
  • Colobopsis polynesica
  • whole animal (ethanol)
  • Naqarani-buluti Nature Reserve: 0.5km southeast Nadarivatu
  • Oceania: Fiji: Western Division: Nadroga-Navosa: Fiji Islands: Viti Levu
  • 26.viii.2006 (2006-08-26)
  • BerkeleyMapper
Identifications
Colobopsis polynesica (Emery, 1896)
Animalia Arthropoda Insecta Hymenoptera Apocrita Vespoidea Formicidae Formicinae Colobopsis polynesica
Identified by Philip S. Ward
Nature of ID: expert ID
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: Oceania
Country: Fiji
State/Province: Western Division
County: Nadroga-Navosa
Island Group: Fiji Islands
Island: Viti Levu
Specific Locality: Naqarani-buluti Nature Reserve: 0.5km southeast Nadarivatu
Verbatim Locality: FIJI Viti Levu: Naqarani-buluti Nature Reserve, 0.5km SE Nadarivatu
General Habitat: rainforest
Collecting Source: wild caught
Elevation: 860 to 860 m
Coordinates: 17° 34´ 0´´ S 177° 58´ 0´´ E (Datum: unknown)
Philip S. Ward; 2006-08-26; Source: unknown
Coordinate Remarks: Lat. seconds and Long. seconds blank in Original Data. Set to 0 in MCZbase.
Verbatim Coordinates: 17°34'S 177°58'E
Collecting Date: 26.viii.2006 (2006-08-26)
Collectors
Philip S. Ward
Identifiers
collector number: 15738
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (ethanol) good in collection 3 includes 1 soldier
caste=worker determined by=Philip S. Ward
Microhabitat: ex dead branch