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  • Entomology 521369 MCZ Entomology
  • Pogonomyrmex aterrimus
  • whole animal (pinned)
  • Sierra de Bahoruco NP
  • North and Central America: Dominican Republic: Pedernales Province: Greater Antilles: Hispaniola
  • 29-III-2014 (2014-03-29)
  • BerkeleyMapper
Identifications
Pogonomyrmex aterrimus Wheeler, W.M., 1936
Animalia Arthropoda Insecta Hymenoptera Apocrita Vespoidea Formicidae Myrmicinae Myrmicini Pogonomyrmex aterrimus
Identified by David Lubertazzi
Nature of ID: taxonomic revision
Pogonomyrmex schmitti aterrimus Wheeler, W.M., 1936
Animalia Arthropoda Insecta Hymenoptera Apocrita Vespoidea Formicidae Myrmicinae Myrmicini Pogonomyrmex schmitti aterrimus
Identified by David Lubertazzi
Nature of ID: expert ID
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: North and Central America
Country: Dominican Republic
State/Province: Pedernales Province
Island Group: Greater Antilles
Island: Hispaniola
Specific Locality: Sierra de Bahoruco NP
Verbatim Locality: DOM. REP. Pedernales Pr.*Sierra de Bahoruco NP*18.20786 -71.53377±50m*1800m 29-III-2014*Lubertazzi DL03785:005
General Habitat: grass field
Collecting Method: hand
Collecting Source: wild caught
Elevation: 1800 to 1800 m
Coordinates: 18.20786° -71.53377° (Datum: WGS84) , Error: 20 m
David Lubertazzi; 2014-07-01; Source: Collector
Collecting Date: 29-III-2014 (2014-03-29)
Collectors
David Lubertazzi
Identifiers
field number: DL03785:005
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (pinned) good in collection 2
caste=worker determined by=David Lubertazzi
Microhabitat: nest in soil, chambers under rock