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  • Entomology 521144 MCZ Entomology
  • Temnothorax
  • whole animal (pointed)
  • La Cienaga
  • North and Central America: Dominican Republic: La Vega Province: Greater Antilles: Hispaniola
  • 1975, Feb 4
  • BerkeleyMapper
Temnothorax brevispinosus (Mackay, 2000)
Animalia Arthropoda Insecta Hymenoptera Apocrita Vespoidea Formicidae Myrmicinae Formicoxenini Temnothorax brevispinosus
Identified by Stefan P. Cover
Nature of ID: expert ID
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: North and Central America
Country: Dominican Republic
State/Province: La Vega Province
Island Group: Greater Antilles
Island: Hispaniola
Specific Locality: La Cienaga
Verbatim Locality: REP. DOMINICANA Prov. La Vega Feb. 1975 WL & DE Brown C50 La CiƩnaga, ca. 1100 m, 4 Feb.
General Habitat: mixed hardwood-pine valley forest
Collecting Source: wild caught
Elevation: 1100 to 1100 m
Coordinates: 19.07° -70.85° (Datum: WGS84) , Error: 3 km
David Lubertazzi; 2013-08-20; Source: Google Earth
Collecting Date: 1975, Feb 4
William Louis Brown, Jr.
Doris E. Brown
David Lubertazzi
collector number: C50
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (pointed) good in collection 2
caste=worker determined by=David Lubertazzi
Microhabitat: hollow twig