MCZ Kronosaurus Logo

MCZBASE:The Database of the Zoological Collections

Museum of Comparative Zoology - Harvard University

  • Entomology 519365 MCZ Entomology
  • Tapinoma madeirense
  • whole animal (pointed)
  • Pico do Arieiero; 1 km E of lookout
  • Europe: Portugal: Madeira Islands: Madeira
  • 8-Jun-02
  • BerkeleyMapper
Tapinoma madeirense Forel, 1895
Animalia Arthropoda Insecta Hymenoptera Apocrita Vespoidea Formicidae Dolichoderinae Leptomyrmecini Tapinoma madeirense
Identified by Xavier Espadaler
Nature of ID: expert ID
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: Europe
Country: Portugal
Island Group: Madeira Islands
Island: Madeira
Specific Locality: Pico do Arieiero; 1 km E of lookout
Verbatim Locality: Portugal, Madeira, Pico do Arieiero; 1 km E of lookout
Collecting Method: hand
Collecting Source: wild caught
Coordinates: 32.725° -16.921° (Datum: WGS84)
James K. Wetterer; 2002-06-08; Source: Collector
Collecting Date: 8-Jun-02
James K. Wetterer
David Lubertazzi
field number: #14
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (pointed) good in collection 1
caste=worker determined by=David Lubertazzi