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  • Entomology 521120 MCZ Entomology
  • Solenopsis sp.
  • whole animal (pointed); whole animal (pointed)
  • Pico Isabel de Torres
  • North and Central America: Dominican Republic: Puerto Plata Province: Greater Antilles: Hispaniola
  • 1975, Feb 2
  • BerkeleyMapper
Identifications
Solenopsis sp.
Animalia Arthropoda Insecta Hymenoptera Apocrita Vespoidea Formicidae Myrmicinae Solenopsidini Solenopsis
Identified by David Lubertazzi on 2014-08-18
Nature of ID: expert ID
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: North and Central America
Country: Dominican Republic
State/Province: Puerto Plata Province
Island Group: Greater Antilles
Island: Hispaniola
Specific Locality: Pico Isabel de Torres
Verbatim Locality: REP. DOMINICANA Prov. Puerto Plata 1975 WL & DE Brown 15 Pico Isabel de Torres, low for. near top, 700 m rot. wood, 2 Feb.
General Habitat: low forest near top
Collecting Source: wild caught
Elevation: 700 to 700 m
Coordinates: 19.76° -70.71° (Datum: WGS84) , Error: 3 km
David Lubertazzi; 2013-08-20; Source: Google Earth
Collecting Date: 1975, Feb 2
Collectors
William Louis Brown, Jr.
Doris E. Brown
Preparators
David Lubertazzi
Identifiers
collector number: 15
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (pointed) good in collection 1
caste=worker determined by=David Lubertazzi
whole animal (pointed) good in collection 1
caste=queen determined by=David Lubertazzi
Microhabitat: rot. wood