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  • Entomology 520039 MCZ Entomology
  • Tetraponera natalensis
  • whole animal (pinned)
  • Gorongosa National Park, 1 km N Chitengo
  • Africa: Mozambique: Sofala: Gorongosa
  • 13.v.2012 (2012-05-13)
  • BerkeleyMapper
Identifications
Tetraponera natalensis (Smith, F., 1858)
Animalia Arthropoda Insecta Hymenoptera Apocrita Vespoidea Formicidae Pseudomyrmecinae Pseudomyrmini Tetraponera natalensis
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, 1 km N Chitengo
Verbatim Locality: MOZAMBIQUE: Sofala , Gorongosa National Park, 1 km N Chitengo (18°58'48''S, 34°21'9.5''E), 28 m, 13.v.2012, coll. E.O. Wilson; open area, general collecting on ground, Gorongosa National Park, on ground in open area, WP 016
Locality Remarks: north of small airport
General Habitat: on ground in open area
Collecting Source: wild caught
Elevation: 28 to 28 m
Coordinates: 18° 58´ 48´´ S 34° 21´ 9.5´´ E (Datum: WGS84)
Edward Osborne Wilson; 2012-05-13; Source: GPS
Collecting Date: 13.v.2012 (2012-05-13)
Collecting Event Remarks: general collecting on ground
Collectors
Edward Osborne Wilson
Preparators
Patrick McCormack
Identifiers
field number: WP 016
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (pinned) good in collection 1
caste=worker
Remarks: Labels: