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  • Entomology 21124 MCZ Entomology
  • Octostruma lutzi
  • whole animal (pointed)
  •    Syntype of Rhopalothrix lutzi
  • Long Ditton
  • Dominica: Saint George Parish: Lesser Antilles
  • June-21-1911
Identifications
Octostruma lutzi (Wheeler, W.M., 1913)
Animalia Arthropoda Insecta Hymenoptera Apocrita Vespoidea Formicidae Myrmicinae Basicerotini Octostruma lutzi
Identified by John T. Longino on 2013-12-31
Nature of ID: taxonomic revision
Remarks: Longino (2013)
Rhopalothrix lutzi Wheeler, 1913
Animalia Arthropoda Insecta Hymenoptera Apocrita Vespoidea Formicidae Myrmicinae Basicerotini Rhopalothrix lutzi
Identified by William Morton Wheeler
Nature of ID: type ID
Octostruma balzani (Emery, 1894)
Animalia Arthropoda Insecta Hymenoptera Apocrita Vespoidea Formicidae Myrmicinae Basicerotini Octostruma balzani
Identified by William Louis Brown, Jr. on 1959-12-31
Nature of ID: taxonomic revision
Remarks: Brown and Kempf (1959)
Citations
Wheeler 1913, Page 239, Syntype of Rhopalothrix lutzi

 
Ants collected in the West Indies
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Ants collected in the West Indies
 
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Country: Dominica
State/Province: Saint George Parish
Island Group: Lesser Antilles
Specific Locality: Long Ditton
Verbatim Locality: Long Ditton Dominica BWI
Collecting Source: wild caught
Collecting Date: June-21-1911
Collectors
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Identifiers
type number: 21124
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (pointed) good, tentative in collection 1
Remarks: Labels: Long Ditton Dominica BWI June-21-1911; Am. Mus. Nat. Hist. Dept. Invert Zool. No.; Cotype No. AMNH; Syntype Rhopalothrix lutzi Wheeler;
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MCZ Entomology Diptera 017197-023313, pg.67

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MCZ Entomology Diptera 017197-023313, pg.67