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  • Entomology 520000 MCZ Entomology
  • Tetraponera natalensis
  • whole animal (pinned)
  • Gorongosa National Park, rd #11, WP 085
  • Africa: Mozambique: Sofala: Gorongosa
  • 22.vi.2012 (2012-06-22)
  • BerkeleyMapper
Identifications
Tetraponera natalensis (Smith, F., 1858)
Animalia Arthropoda Insecta Hymenoptera Apocrita Vespoidea Formicidae Pseudomyrmecinae Pseudomyrmini Tetraponera natalensis
Identified by Philip S. Ward on 2016-03-31
Nature of ID: expert ID
Tetraponera sp.
Animalia Arthropoda Insecta Hymenoptera Apocrita Vespoidea Formicidae Pseudomyrmecinae Pseudomyrmini Tetraponera
Identified by Gary D. Alpert on 2013-11-05
Nature of ID: expert ID
Remarks: MOZ species 1; 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, rd #11, WP 085
Verbatim Locality: MOZAMBIQUE: Sofala , Gorongosa National Park, rd #11, WP 085 (18°58'44.6''S, 34°32'37.7''E), 53 m, 22.vi.2012, coll. Gary D. Alpert; secondary forest, Elephants knocked down trees, Gorongosa National Park, on trees pushed over by elephants, WP 085
Locality Remarks: WP 085, Elephant tree knockdown
General Habitat: on trees pushed over by elephants
Collecting Source: wild caught
Elevation: 53 to 53 m
Coordinates: 18° 58´ 44.6´´ S 34° 32´ 37.7´´ E (Datum: WGS84)
Gary D. Alpert; 2012-06-22; Source: GPS
Collecting Date: 22.vi.2012 (2012-06-22)
Collecting Event Remarks: Elephants knocked down trees
Collectors
Gary D. Alpert
Preparators
Patrick McCormack
Identifiers
field number: WP 085
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (pinned) good in collection 1
caste=worker
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