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  • Entomology 519512 MCZ Entomology
  • Platythyrea punctata
  • whole animal (pointed)
  • 10km W Boca Chica
  • North and Central America: Dominican Republic: Santo Domingo Province: Greater Antilles: Hispaniola
  • 12.ix.1992 (1992-09-12)
  • BerkeleyMapper
Platythyrea punctata (Smith, F., 1858)
Animalia Arthropoda Insecta Hymenoptera Apocrita Vespoidea Formicidae Ponerinae Platythyreini Platythyrea punctata
Identified by David Lubertazzi on 2013-09-20
Nature of ID: expert ID
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: North and Central America
Country: Dominican Republic
State/Province: Santo Domingo Province
Island Group: Greater Antilles
Island: Hispaniola
Specific Locality: 10km W Boca Chica
Verbatim Locality: DOMIN. REPUBLIC; 10km W Boca Chica; 18*27’N, 69*42’ W; 10m 12.ix.1992; P. S. Ward;#11773-3;on low vegetation; trop. moist forest
General Habitat: trop. moist forest
Collecting Source: wild caught
Elevation: 10 to 10 m
Coordinates: 18° 27´ N 69° 42´ W (Datum: WGS84)
Philip S. Ward; 1992-09-10; Source: Collector
Collecting Date: 12.ix.1992 (1992-09-12)
Philip S. Ward
David Lubertazzi
collector number: #11773-3
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (pointed) good in collection 1
caste=worker determined by=David Lubertazzi
Microhabitat: on low vegetation