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  • Entomology 21611 MCZ Entomology
  • Camponotus planus fidelis
  • whole animal (pointed); whole animal (pointed)
  •    Syntype of Camponotus planus fidelis
  • [no specific locality data]
  • South America: Ecuador: Galapagos: Galapagos Archipelago: Santa Fe
  • X, 19-24, 1905 (1905-10-19 - 1905-10-24)
Identifications
Camponotus planus fidelis Wheeler, W.M., 1919
Animalia Arthropoda Insecta Hymenoptera Apocrita Vespoidea Formicidae Formicinae Camponotini Camponotus planus fidelis
Identified by William Morton Wheeler on 1919-12-31
Nature of ID: type ID
Citations
 
Expedition of the California Academy of Sciences to the Galapagos Islands, 1905-1906. XIV The Ants of the Galapagos Islands
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Expedition of the California Academy of Sciences to the Galapagos Islands, 1905-1906. XIV The Ants of the Galapagos Islands
 
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: South America
Country: Ecuador
State/Province: Galapagos
Island Group: Galapagos Archipelago
Island: Santa Fe
Specific Locality: [no specific locality data]
Verbatim Locality: Barrington Is.; Galapagos Arch.
Collecting Source: wild caught
Collecting Date: X, 19-24, 1905 (1905-10-19 - 1905-10-24)
Collectors
Francis Xavier Williams
Identifiers
type number: 21611
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (pointed) good in collection 1
caste=major
whole animal (pointed) good in collection 2
caste=minor
Attributes
collection: Gift of W. M. Wheeler
  [no agent data]
Remarks: Labels: "M.C.Z. CoType 1-3 21611", "unlabelled types LE Tennant 7/90", "LECTOTYPE Camponotus planus var fidelis Wh. desg. Mackay '00" [refers to major; unpublished manuscript], "PARALECTOTYPE Camponotus planus var fidelis Wheeler desg. Mackay '00" [refers to minors, unpublished manuscript]
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