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  • Entomology 20453 MCZ Entomology
  • Mesoponera subiridescens
  • whole animal (pointed)
  •    Syntype of Euponera subiridescens
  • Akengei
  • Africa: Democratic Republic of the Congo
  • [no verbatim date data] (1700-01-01 - 1922-12-31)
  • BerkeleyMapper
Identifications
Mesoponera subiridescens (Wheeler, W.M., 1922)
Animalia Arthropoda Insecta Hymenoptera Apocrita Vespoidea Formicidae Ponerinae Ponerini Mesoponera subiridescens
Identified by [no agent data]
Nature of ID: taxonomic revision
Euponera subiridescens Wheeler 1922
Animalia Arthropoda Insecta Hymenoptera Apocrita Vespoidea Formicidae Ponerinae Ponerini Euponera subiridescens
Identified by William Morton Wheeler on 1922-12-31
Nature of ID: type ID
Remarks: Determinations made by Wheeler
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Bulletin of the AMNH ; v. 45, article 1
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Bulletin of the AMNH ; v. 45, article 1
 
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: Africa
Country: Democratic Republic of the Congo
Specific Locality: Akengei
Verbatim Locality: Akenge Congo Lang; stomach Bufo polycercus
General Habitat: stomach Bufo polycercus
Associated Species: Bufo polycercus
Collecting Source: wild caught
Coordinates: 2.933333° 26.833333° (Datum: WGS84) , Error: 3036 m
Nelson Rios; 2018-10-03; Source: GEOLocate batch georeferencing, 2018-10-03
Coordinate Remarks: [UNDER REVIEW; GEOLOCATE_SCORE: 82; GEOLOCATE_PRECISION: High; GEOLOCATE_NUMRESULTS: 1]
Collecting Date: [no verbatim date data] (1700-01-01 - 1922-12-31)
Collectors
Herbert O. Lang
Identifiers
type number: 20453
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (pointed) good, tentative in collection 1
Remarks: Labels: Akenge Congo H O Lang; stomach Bufo polycercus; gift of W.M. Wheeler; Type; MCZ cotype 20453; Mesoponera subiridescens Wh Lectotype Brown 1984
Microhabitat: stomach of Bufo polycercus
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MCZ Entomology Diptera 017197-023313, pg.56

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MCZ Entomology Diptera 017197-023313, pg.56