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  • Entomology 20458 MCZ Entomology
  • Austroponera rufonigra
  • whole animal (pointed)
  •    Syntype of Euponera (Trachymesopus) clarki
  • [no specific locality data]
  • Oceania: Australia: Western Australia: Rottnest
  • Oct. 24 '31 (1931-10-24)
Identifications
Austroponera rufonigra Clark, 1934
Animalia Arthropoda Insecta Hymenoptera Apocrita Vespoidea Formicidae Ponerinae Ponerini Austroponera rufonigra
Identified by [no agent data]
Nature of ID: taxonomic revision
Euponera (Trachymesopus) clarki Wheeler, W.M., 1934
Animalia Arthropoda Insecta Hymenoptera Apocrita Vespoidea Formicidae Ponerinae Ponerini Euponera (Trachymesopus) clarki
Identified by William Morton Wheeler on 1934-12-31
Nature of ID: type ID
Citations
 
Contributions to the fauna of Rottnest Island, Western Australia. No. IX--The Ants
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Contributions to the fauna of Rottnest Island, Western Australia. No. IX--The Ants
 
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: Oceania
Country: Australia
State/Province: Western Australia
Island: Rottnest
Specific Locality: [no specific locality data]
Verbatim Locality: Rottnest Isl.
Collecting Source: wild caught
Collecting Date: Oct. 24 '31 (1931-10-24)
Collectors
Philip J. Darlington, Jr.
Harvard Australian Expedition 1931-1932
Identifiers
type number: 20458
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (pointed) good in collection 2
caste=worker
Remarks: M.C.Z. CoType 5-7 20458; Jan.-Jun. 2001 MCZImage Database
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MCZ Entomology Diptera 017197-023313, pg.56

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MCZ Entomology Diptera 017197-023313, pg.56