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  • Entomology 511048 MCZ Entomology
  • Octostruma megabalzani
  • whole animal (pointed)
  • 109 km E of Cochabamba
  • South America: Bolivia: Cochabamba
  • 08-ii-99 (1999-02-08)
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Identifications
Octostruma megabalzani Longino, 2013
Animalia Arthropoda Hexapoda Insecta Pterygota Hymenoptera Apocrita Vespoidea Formicidae Myrmicinae Basicerotini Octostruma megabalzani
Identified by John T. Longino
Nature of ID: expert ID
Octostruma balzani (Emery, 1894)
Animalia Arthropoda Hexapoda Insecta Pterygota Hymenoptera Apocrita Vespoidea Formicidae Myrmicinae Basicerotini Octostruma balzani
Identified by William P. Mackay
Nature of ID: expert ID
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: South America
Country: Bolivia
State/Province: Cochabamba
Specific Locality: 109 km E of Cochabamba
Verbatim Locality: Bolivia, Cochabama; 109k E. Cochabamba; 1400m; 17˚ 08' 47" S; 65˚ 43' 55" W; Trans. montane; Fort. litter
General Habitat: Trans. montane forest
Collecting Source: wild caught
Elevation: 1400 to 1400 m
Coordinates: -17.38685° -65.12537° (Datum: WGS84) , Error: 83863 m
Nelson Rios; 2018-10-03; Source: GEOLocate batch georeferencing, 2018-10-03
Coordinate Remarks: [UNDER REVIEW; GEOLOCATE_SCORE: 85; GEOLOCATE_PRECISION: High; GEOLOCATE_NUMRESULTS: 2]
Collecting Date: 08-ii-99 (1999-02-08)
Collectors
R. Anderson
Identifiers
collector number: 18632
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (pointed) good in collection 1
caste=worker
Remarks: Gift of Bill & Emma Mackay
Microhabitat: forest litter
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