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  • Entomology 710231 MCZ Entomology
  • Camponotus planus fernandinensis
  • whole animal (pinned)
  •    Syntype of Camponotus planus fernandinensis
  • Fernandina Island
  • South America: Ecuador: Galapagos: Galapagos Archipelago: Fernandina
  • 1899 (1899-01-01 - 1899-12-31)
Identifications
Camponotus planus fernandinensis Wheeler, W.M., 1919
Animalia Arthropoda Insecta Hymenoptera Apocrita Vespoidea Formicidae Formicinae Camponotini Camponotus planus fernandinensis
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: Fernandina
Specific Locality: Fernandina Island
Verbatim Locality: Galapagos Is; Narborough
Collecting Source: wild caught
Collecting Date: 1899 (1899-01-01 - 1899-12-31)
Collecting Event Remarks: Collector taken from type publication.
Collectors
Pacific Expedition of the Steamer Albatross, 1899-1900
Identifiers
collector number: 33
type number: 21610
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (pinned) good in collection 1
caste=worker
Attributes
collection: Gift of W. M. Wheeler
  [no agent data]
Remarks: Labels: "MCZ CoType 1 21610", "PARALECTOTYPE Camponotus planus var. ferdandinensis Wheeler desg. Mackay '00" [unpublished manuscript]