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  • Entomology 21289 MCZ Entomology
  • Tapinoma sessile
  • whole animal (pointed)
  •    Syntype of Bothriomyrmex dimmocki
  • Mt. Tom
  • North America: United States: Massachusetts
  • IX.27.1897 (1897-09-27)
Identifications
Tapinoma sessile Say 1917
Animalia Arthropoda Insecta Hymenoptera Apocrita Vespoidea Formicidae Dolichoderinae Leptomyrmecini Tapinoma sessile
Identified by Carlo Emery on 1925-12-31
Nature of ID: taxonomic revision
Tapinoma sessile Say 1917
Animalia Arthropoda Insecta Hymenoptera Apocrita Vespoidea Formicidae Dolichoderinae Leptomyrmecini Tapinoma sessile
Identified by Steven O. Shattuck on 1989-12-31
Nature of ID: taxonomic revision
Bothriomyrmex dimmocki Wheeler, 1915
Animalia Arthropoda Insecta Hymenoptera Apocrita Vespoidea Formicidae Dolichoderinae Bothriomyrmecini Bothriomyrmex dimmocki
Identified by William Morton Wheeler on 1915-12-31
Nature of ID: type ID
Remarks: Lectotype designated by Shattuck (1989).
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Some additions to the North American ant-fauna
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Some additions to the North American ant-fauna
 
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: North America
Country: United States
State/Province: Massachusetts
Specific Locality: Mt. Tom
Verbatim Locality: Mt. Tom Mass
Collecting Source: wild caught
Collecting Date: IX.27.1897 (1897-09-27)
Collectors
George Dimmock
Identifiers
type number: 21289
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (pointed) good, tentative unknown 1
Remarks: Labels: Mt. Tom Mass IX.27.1897 Leo. Dimmock; Type No. AMNH; MCZ Type 21289;Lectotype Bothriomyrmex dimmocki (worker) designated by S. Shattuck 92.Specimen Notes: Lower specimen is Lectotype. Other specimens are an undescribed inquiline species, not types.
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MCZ Entomology Diptera 017197-023313, pg.70

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MCZ Entomology Diptera 017197-023313, pg.70