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  • Entomology 519937 MCZ Entomology
  • Tetraponera ambigua
  • whole animal (pointed)
  • Gorongosa National Park, 0.5 kilometers south of Chitengo
  • Africa: Mozambique: Sofala: Gorongosa
  • 1.vi.2012 (2012-06-01)
  • 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, 0.5 kilometers south of Chitengo
Verbatim Locality: MOZAMBIQUE: Sofala , Gorongosa National Park, .5 km S. Chitengo (18°59'28.8''S, 34°21'10.4''E), 10 m, 1.vi.2012, coll. Gary D. Alpert; Secondary Forest, Rhizodina holtzi with Dorylus, Gorongosa National Park, leaf litter , WP 037
Locality Remarks: WP 037
General Habitat: leaf litter
Collecting Source: wild caught
Elevation: 10 to 10 m
Coordinates: 18° 59´ 28.8´´ S 34° 21´ 10.4´´ E (Datum: WGS84)
Gary D. Alpert; 2012-05-24; Source: GPS
Collecting Date: 1.vi.2012 (2012-06-01)
Collecting Event Remarks: Rhizodina holtzi with Dorylus
Collectors
Gary D. Alpert
Preparators
Patrick McCormack
Identifiers
field number: WP 037
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (pointed) good in collection 1
caste=worker
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