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  • Entomology 519952 MCZ Entomology
  • Tetraponera ambigua
  • whole animal (pointed)
  • Gorongosa National Park, 3 km N Chitengo
  • Africa: Mozambique: Sofala: Gorongosa
  • 19.v.2012 (2012-05-19)
  • BerkeleyMapper
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, 3 km N Chitengo
Verbatim Locality: MOZAMBIQUE: Sofala , Gorongosa National Park, 3 km N Chitengo (18°56'4.6''S, 34°22'38''E), 40 m, 19.v.2012, coll. Gary D. Alpert; Sand Forest, nest in sand under a log, Gorongosa National Park, in sandy area of forest, WP 029
Locality Remarks: WP 029
General Habitat: in sandy area of forest
Collecting Source: wild caught
Elevation: 40 to 40 m
Coordinates: 18° 56´ 4.6´´ S 34° 22´ 38´´ E (Datum: WGS84)
Gary D. Alpert; 2012-05-19; Source: GPS
Collecting Date: 19.v.2012 (2012-05-19)
Collecting Event Remarks: nest in sand under a log
Gary D. Alpert
Patrick McCormack
field number: WP 029
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (pointed) good in collection 1
Remarks: Labels: