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  • Entomology 22629 MCZ Entomology
  • Mycocepurus smithii
  • whole animal (pointed)
  •    Syntype of Atta smithi borinquenensis
  • Utuado
  • Central America: United States: Puerto Rico: Utuado Municipality: Greater Antilles: Puerto Rico
  • [date unknown] (1901-01-01 - 1937-03-01)
  • BerkeleyMapper
Mycocepurus smithii (Forel, 1893)
Animalia Arthropoda Insecta Hymenoptera Apocrita Vespoidea Formicidae Myrmicinae Attini Mycocepurus smithii
Identified by Unknown
Nature of ID: expert ID
Remarks: var. borinquenensis Wheeler; borinquenensis Wheeler = smithi Forel
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: Central America
Country: United States
State/Province: Puerto Rico
County: Utuado Municipality
Island Group: Greater Antilles
Island: Puerto Rico
Specific Locality: Utuado
Verbatim Locality: Utuado Puerto Rico Wheeler
Collecting Source: wild caught
Coordinates: 18.269° -66.701° (Datum: WGS84) , Error: 14 km
Patrick McCormack; 2017-11-15; Source: Google Earth
Collecting Date: [date unknown] (1901-01-01 - 1937-03-01)
William Morton Wheeler
David Lubertazzi
type number: M.C.Z. Cotype 6 22629
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (pointed) good in collection 6
caste=worker determined by=David Lubertazzi
MCZ Entomology Diptera 017197-023313, pg.93

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MCZ Entomology Diptera 017197-023313, pg.93