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  • Entomology 525143 MCZ Entomology
  • Platythyrea punctata
  • whole animal (pointed)
  • Trail to Mount Qua-Qua from Visitor's Center, Grand E'tang Forest Reserve
  • Grenada: Saint Andrew Parish: Lesser Antilles
  • 6-14-95
Identifications
Platythyrea punctata (Smith, F., 1858)
Animalia Arthropoda Insecta Hymenoptera Apocrita Vespoidea Formicidae Ponerinae Platythyreini Platythyrea punctata
Identified by Stefan P. Cover on 2017-09-20
Nature of ID: expert ID
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Country: Grenada
State/Province: Saint Andrew Parish
Island Group: Lesser Antilles
Specific Locality: Trail to Mount Qua-Qua from Visitor's Center, Grand E'tang Forest Reserve
Verbatim Locality: Grenada: St. Andrew's Parish. Grand E'tang; Forest Reserve. Trail to Mt. Qua-Qua from Visitor's Center.
General Habitat: Evergreen rainforest 25-30' tall
Collecting Source: wild caught
Elevation: 1800 to 1800 ft
Collecting Date: 6-14-95
Collectors
Philip D. Perkins
Identifiers
collector number: SPC G-22
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (pointed) good in collection 1
caste=worker determined by=Stefan P. Cover
Remarks: Forager on soil surface of trail.
Microhabitat: Soil surface of trail.
Media
 
MCZ Entomology Ants -, pg.58

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Media Details
MCZ Entomology Ants -, pg.58