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  • Entomology 29490 MCZ Entomology
  • Anonychomyrma gigantea
  • whole animal (carded)
  •    Syntype of Iridomyrmex giganteus
  • Camp Nok
  • Asia: Indonesia: West Papua Province: Raja Ampat Islands: Waigeo Island
  • iv.1938 (1938-04-01 - 1938-04-30)
Identifications
Anonychomyrma gigantea (Donisthorpe, 1943)
Animalia Arthropoda Insecta Hymenoptera Apocrita Vespoidea Formicidae Dolichoderinae Leptomyrmecini Anonychomyrma gigantea
Identified by [no agent data]
Nature of ID: taxonomic revision
Iridomyrmex giganteus Donisthorpe, 1943
Animalia Arthropoda Insecta Hymenoptera Apocrita Vespoidea Formicidae Dolichoderinae Leptomyrmecini Iridomyrmex giganteus
Identified by Horace Donisthorpe on 1943-07-31
Nature of ID: type ID
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Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: Asia
Country: Indonesia
State/Province: West Papua Province
Island Group: Raja Ampat Islands
Island: Waigeo Island
Specific Locality: Camp Nok
Verbatim Locality: N. DUTCH NEW GUINEA:; Waigeu. Camp Nok. 2,500 ft.
Collecting Source: wild caught
Elevation: 2500 to 2500 ft
Collecting Date: iv.1938 (1938-04-01 - 1938-04-30)
Collectors
Lucy E. Cheesman
Identifiers
type number: 29490
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (carded) good in collection 1
caste=queen
Remarks: M.C.Z. Paratype 29490; B.M. 1938-593; When reading the publication this specimen looks like a syntype, not a paratype TSV 11/16
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MCZ Entomology Types 023314-031953, pg.105