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  • Entomology 519526 MCZ Entomology
  • Solenopsis sp.
  • whole animal (pointed)
  • 16km ENE Pedernales
  • North and Central America: Dominican Republic: Pedernales Province: Greater Antilles: Hispaniola
  • 9.ix.1992 (1992-09-09)
  • BerkeleyMapper
Identifications
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: Pedernales Province
Island Group: Greater Antilles
Island: Hispaniola
Specific Locality: 16km ENE Pedernales
Verbatim Locality: DOMIN. REPUBLIC; 16km ENE Pedernales; 18*07’N, 71*37’ W; 800m 9.ix.1992; P. S. Ward;#11726-10;sifted litter (leaf mold, rotten wood); trop. moist forest
General Habitat: tropical moist forest
Collecting Source: wild caught
Elevation: 800 to 800 m
Coordinates: 18° 7´ N 71° 37´ W (Datum: WGS84)
Philip S. Ward; 1992-09-10; Source: Collector
Collecting Date: 9.ix.1992 (1992-09-09)
Collectors
Philip S. Ward
Preparators
David Lubertazzi
Identifiers
collector number: #11726-10
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)