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  • Entomology 710222 MCZ Entomology
  • Camponotus planus santacruzensis
  • whole animal (pointed)
  •    Syntype of Camponotus planus santacruzensis
  • [no specific locality data]
  • South America: Ecuador: Galapagos: Galapagos Archipelago: Santa Cruz
  • Nov. 1905 (1906-11-01 - 1906-11-30)
Identifications
Camponotus planus santacruzensis Wheeler, W.M., 1919
Animalia Arthropoda Insecta Hymenoptera Apocrita Vespoidea Formicidae Formicinae Camponotini Camponotus planus santacruzensis
Identified by William Morton Wheeler on 1919-12-31
Nature of ID: type ID
Citations
 
Expedition of the California Academy of Sciences to the Galapagos Islands, 1905-1906. XIV The Ants of the Galapagos Islands
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Media Details
Expedition of the California Academy of Sciences to the Galapagos Islands, 1905-1906. XIV The Ants of the Galapagos Islands
 
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: South America
Country: Ecuador
State/Province: Galapagos
Island Group: Galapagos Archipelago
Island: Santa Cruz
Specific Locality: [no specific locality data]
Verbatim Locality: Indefatigable I. Galapagos
Collecting Source: wild caught
Collecting Date: Nov. 1905 (1906-11-01 - 1906-11-30)
Collectors
Francis Xavier Williams
Identifiers
type number: 21617
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (pointed) good in collection 3
caste=worker
Attributes
collection: Gift of W. M. Wheeler
  [no agent data]
Remarks: Labels: "M.C.Z. CoType 1-3 21617", "PARALECTOTYPE Camponotus planus var. santacruzensis Wheeler desg. Mackay '00" [unpublished manuscript]