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  • Entomology 524915 MCZ Entomology
  • Iridomyrmex purpureus
  • whole animal (pinned)
  • Tindal Road and Gwydir Highway, Eatonsville
  • Oceania: Australia: New South Wales
  • 8. I. 2000 (2000-01-08)
  • BerkeleyMapper
Identifications
Iridomyrmex purpureus (Smith, F., 1858)
Animalia Arthropoda Insecta Hymenoptera Apocrita Vespoidea Formicidae Dolichoderinae Leptomyrmecini Iridomyrmex purpureus
Identified by [no agent data]
Nature of ID: legacy
Iridomyrmex purpureus (Smith, F., 1858)
Animalia Arthropoda Insecta Hymenoptera Apocrita Vespoidea Formicidae Dolichoderinae Leptomyrmecini Iridomyrmex purpureus
Identified by Steven O. Shattuck
Nature of ID: expert ID
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: Oceania
Country: Australia
State/Province: New South Wales
Specific Locality: Tindal Road and Gwydir Highway, Eatonsville
Verbatim Locality: NSW: Eatonsville; Tindal Rd. & Gwydir Hwy; S29* 39.03' E152* 49.75'
Associated Species: Jalmenus ictinus
Collecting Source: wild caught
Coordinates: 29° 39.03´ S 152° 49.75´ E (Datum: unknown)
David J. Lohman; 2000-01-08; Source: collection label
Collecting Date: 8. I. 2000 (2000-01-08)
Collectors
David J. Lohman
Identifiers
DNA Reference Code: Q232
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (pinned) unknown in collection 2
caste=worker determined date=2014-06-10 determined by=Victoria Savona
Attributes
associated taxon: Tending Jalmenus ictinus
  Victoria Savona
Microhabitat: nesting in earth
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