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  • Entomology 519887 MCZ Entomology
  • Tetraponera ambigua
  • whole animal (pointed)
  • Gorongosa National Park, Limestone Gorge
  • Africa: Mozambique: Sofala: Gorongosa
  • 15.v.2012 (2012-05-15)
  • BerkeleyMapper
Identifications
Tetraponera ambigua (Emery, 1895)
Animalia Arthropoda Insecta Hymenoptera Apocrita Vespoidea Formicidae Pseudomyrmecinae Pseudomyrmini Tetraponera ambigua
Identified by Gary D. Alpert on 2013-11-05
Nature of ID: expert ID
Remarks: Determinations made by Gary D. Alpert
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: Africa
Country: Mozambique
State/Province: Sofala
County: Gorongosa
Specific Locality: Gorongosa National Park, Limestone Gorge
Verbatim Locality: MOZAMBIQUE: Sofala , Gorongosa National Park, Limestone Gorge (18°57'13''S, 34°10'37.6''E), 81 m, 15.v.2012, coll. Gary D. Alpert & Ed Wilson; Riparian Forest, Davis sifter of leaf litter, Gorongosa National Park, forest leaf litter, WP 025
Locality Remarks: Limestone Gorge
General Habitat: forest leaf litter
Collecting Source: wild caught
Elevation: 81 to 81 m
Coordinates: -18.95361° 34.17711° (Datum: WGS84)
Marc Stalmans; 2012-05-14; Source: GPS
Collecting Date: 15.v.2012 (2012-05-15)
Collecting Event Remarks: Davis sifter of leaf litter
Collectors
Gary D. Alpert
Edward Osborne Wilson
Preparators
Patrick McCormack
Identifiers
field number: WP 025
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (pointed) good in collection 1
caste=worker
Remarks: Labels: