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  • Entomology 21419 MCZ Entomology
  • Myrmelachista gagates
  • whole animal (pointed)
  •    Holotype of Myrmelachista gagates
  • La Visite
  • Haiti: Ouest Department: Greater Antilles: Hispaniola
  • 1934 (1934-01-01 - 1934-12-31)
  • BerkeleyMapper
Myrmelachista gagates Wheeler, W.M., 1936
Animalia Arthropoda Insecta Hymenoptera Apocrita Vespoidea Formicidae Formicinae Plagiolepidini Myrmelachista gagates
Identified by Unknown
Nature of ID: expert ID
MCZ Bulletin Vol. LXXX no. 2
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MCZ Bulletin Vol. LXXX no. 2
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Country: Haiti
State/Province: Ouest Department
Island Group: Greater Antilles
Island: Hispaniola
Specific Locality: La Visite
Verbatim Locality: Haiti 1934 Darlington; M.C.Z. Type 1 21419; La Visite 6-7000'; Type
Collecting Source: wild caught
Elevation: 6000 to 7000 ft
Coordinates: 18.36° -72.24° (Datum: WGS84) , Error: 10 km
David Lubertazzi; 2013-08-20; Source: Google Earth
Collecting Date: 1934 (1934-01-01 - 1934-12-31)
Philip J. Darlington, Jr.
David Lubertazzi
type number: MCZ 21419
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (pointed) good in collection 1
caste=worker determined by=David Lubertazzi
MCZ Entomology Diptera 017197-023313, pg.72

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MCZ Entomology Diptera 017197-023313, pg.72