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  • Entomology 519525 MCZ Entomology
  • Solenopsis sp.
  • whole animal (pointed)
  • 4km NNW Villa Altagracia
  • North and Central America: Dominican Republic: San Cristobal Province: Greater Antilles: Hispaniola
  • 12.ix.1992 (1992-09-12)
  • BerkeleyMapper
Solenopsis sp.
Animalia Arthropoda Insecta Hymenoptera Apocrita Vespoidea Formicidae Myrmicinae Solenopsidini Solenopsis
Identified by David Lubertazzi on 2013-09-01
Nature of ID: expert ID
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: North and Central America
Country: Dominican Republic
State/Province: San Cristobal Province
Island Group: Greater Antilles
Island: Hispaniola
Specific Locality: 4km NNW Villa Altagracia
Verbatim Locality: DOMIN. REPUBLIC; 4km NNW Villa Altagracia; 18*42’N, 70*11’ W; 200m 12.ix.1992; P. S. Ward;#11770-6;sifted litter (leaf mold, rotten wood); rainforest
General Habitat: rainforest
Collecting Source: wild caught
Elevation: 200 to 200 m
Coordinates: 18° 42´ N 70° 11´ 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: #11770-6
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (pointed) good in collection 3
caste=worker determined by=David Lubertazzi
Microhabitat: sifted litter (leaf mold, rotten wood)