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  • Entomology 20995 MCZ Entomology
  • Atopomyrmex mocquerysi
  • whole animal (carded)
  • [no specific locality data]
  • Africa: Congo
  • [no date data] (1700-01-01 - 2100-01-01)
Identifications
Atopomyrmex mocquerysi André, 1889
Animalia Arthropoda Insecta Hymenoptera Apocrita Vespoidea Formicidae Myrmicinae Formicoxenini Atopomyrmex mocquerysi
Identified by [no agent data]
Nature of ID: expert ID
Citations
André 1889, Page 227, Additional Material of Atopomyrmex mocquerysi
This is the syntype publication for Atopomyrmex mocquerysi. Not sure this is a syntype specimen, so citation type is "additional material." TSV 4/17
 
Hyménoptères nouveaux appartenant au groupe des Formicides
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Hyménoptères nouveaux appartenant au groupe des Formicides
 
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: Africa
Country: Congo
Specific Locality: [no specific locality data]
Verbatim Locality: Congo
Collecting Source: wild caught
Collecting Date: [no date data] (1700-01-01 - 2100-01-01)
Collectors
[no agent data]
Identifiers
type number: 20995
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (carded) good in collection 1
caste=worker
Remarks: I don't think this is the type of Atopomyrmex mocquerysi. The type is from Dakar, Senegal. This is from Congo. Needs further investigation. TSV 2/17; Jan.-Jul. 2005 MCZ Image Database.; ; Type status reviewed TSV 2017. Research suggests NOT A TYPE.
Media
 
MCZ Entomology Diptera 017197-023313, pg.65

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MCZ Entomology Diptera 017197-023313, pg.65