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  • Entomology 519984 MCZ Entomology
  • Tetraponera ambigua
  • whole animal (pointed)
  • Gorongosa National Park, Sanctuary, WP 090
  • Africa: Mozambique: Sofala: Gorongosa
  • 24.vi.2012 (2012-06-24)
  • 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, Sanctuary, WP 090
Verbatim Locality: MOZAMBIQUE: Sofala , Gorongosa National Park, Sanctuary, WP 090 (18°58'21.5''S, 34°16'58.8''E), 48 m, 24.vi.2012, coll. Gary D. Alpert; Fever tree forest surrounded by grassland, very dry, sandy soil, Gorongosa National Park, on fever trees, WP 090
Locality Remarks: Fever Tree forest, very dry
General Habitat: on fever trees
Collecting Source: wild caught
Elevation: 48 to 48 m
Coordinates: 18° 58´ 21.5´´ S 34° 16´ 58.8´´ E (Datum: WGS84)
Gary D. Alpert; 2012-06-24; Source: GPS
Collecting Date: 24.vi.2012 (2012-06-24)
Collecting Event Remarks: very dry, sandy soil
Collectors
Gary D. Alpert
Preparators
Patrick McCormack
Identifiers
field number: WP 090
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (pointed) good in collection 1
caste=worker
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