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  • Entomology 22790 MCZ Entomology
  • Linepithema iniquum
  • whole animal (pointed)
  •    Lectotype of Iridomyrmex melleus var. fuscescens
  • Puerto Rico
  • Central America: United States: Puerto Rico: Greater Antilles: Puerto Rico
  • [date unknown] (1901-01-01 - 1937-03-01)
  • BerkeleyMapper
Identifications
Linepithema iniquum (Mayr, 1870)
Animalia Arthropoda Insecta Hymenoptera Apocrita Vespoidea Formicidae Dolichoderinae Lasiini Linepithema iniquum
Identified by Alex L. Wild on 2005-12-31
Nature of ID: expert ID
Remarks: Linepithema fuscescens (Wheeler) Lectotype desig. A.L. Wild 2005; var. fuscescens Wheeler = iniquum
Iridomyrmex melleus var. fuscescens Wheeler 1908
Animalia Arthropoda Insecta Pterygota Hymenoptera Aculeata Formicidae Dolichoderinae Iridomyrmecini Iridomyrmex melleus var. fuscescens
Identified by William Morton Wheeler on 1908-12-31
Nature of ID: type ID
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Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: Central America
Country: United States
State/Province: Puerto Rico
Island Group: Greater Antilles
Island: Puerto Rico
Specific Locality: Puerto Rico
Verbatim Locality: Mandios near Ajuja Porto Rico. W. M. Wheeler.
Collecting Source: wild caught
Coordinates: 18.223° -66.441° (Datum: WGS84) , Error: 90 km
Patrick McCormack; 2017-11-15; Source: Google Earth
Collecting Date: [date unknown] (1901-01-01 - 1937-03-01)
Collectors
William Morton Wheeler
Preparators
David Lubertazzi
Identifiers
type number: M.C.Z. CoType 1-4 22790
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (pointed) good in collection 3
caste=worker determined by=David Lubertazzi
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MCZ Entomology Diptera 017197-023313, pg.95

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MCZ Entomology Diptera 017197-023313, pg.95