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  • Entomology 524937 MCZ Entomology
  • Iridomyrmex rufoniger
  • whole animal (pointed)
  • Benarkin State Forest, Blackbutt
  • Oceania: Australia: Queensland
  • I 1999 (1999-01-01 - 1999-01-31)
Iridomyrmex rufoniger (Lowne, 1865)
Animalia Arthropoda Insecta Hymenoptera Apocrita Vespoidea Formicidae Dolichoderinae Leptomyrmecini Iridomyrmex rufoniger
Identified by [no agent data]
Nature of ID: legacy
Formicidae Latreille, 1809
Animalia Arthropoda Insecta Hymenoptera Apocrita Vespoidea Formicidae
Identified by Steven O. Shattuck
Nature of ID: expert ID
Remarks: Verbatim: Iridomyrmex rufoniger gp.
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: Oceania
Country: Australia
State/Province: Queensland
Specific Locality: Benarkin State Forest, Blackbutt
Verbatim Locality: QLD: Blackbutt; Benarkin Forest
Collecting Source: wild caught
Collecting Date: I 1999 (1999-01-01 - 1999-01-31)
[no agent data]
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (pointed) unknown in collection 2
caste=worker determined date=2014-06-10 determined by=Victoria Savona
associated taxon: Tending J. daemeli
  Jignasha D. Rana
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