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  • Entomology 521587 MCZ Entomology
  • Tapinoma melanocephalum
  • whole animal (pinned)
  • Centre Dept.
  • Haiti: Centre Department: Greater Antilles: Hispaniola
  • June 2014 (2014-06-01 - 2014-06-30)
  • BerkeleyMapper
Tapinoma melanocephalum (Fabricius, 1793)
Animalia Arthropoda Insecta Hymenoptera Apocrita Vespoidea Formicidae Dolichoderinae Leptomyrmecini Tapinoma melanocephalum
Identified by David Lubertazzi
Nature of ID: expert ID
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Country: Haiti
State/Province: Centre Department
Island Group: Greater Antilles
Island: Hispaniola
Specific Locality: Centre Dept.
Verbatim Locality: HAITI: Dept. Centre 18.937 -72.046 ± 4 km col. S Summers & G. Fripp June 2014
General Habitat: agricultural field
Collecting Method: baiting
Collecting Source: wild caught
Coordinates: 18.937° -72.046° (Datum: WGS84) , Error: 4 km
David Lubertazzi; 2014-11-13; Source: Collector
Collecting Date: June 2014 (2014-06-01 - 2014-06-30)
S. Summers
G. Fripp
field number: #22-B15
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (pinned) good in collection 1
caste=worker determined by=David Lubertazzi
Microhabitat: tuna bait