Date Collected:

1858-08-28/1932-04-22

Central America: Republic of Trinidad and Tobago: Port of Spain City Corporation: Lesser Antilles: Trinidad Island | vicinity of Port of Spain

Current Identification
Camponotus beebei Wheeler, W.M., 1918
Animalia Arthropoda Hexapoda Insecta Pterygota Hymenoptera Apocrita Aculeata Formicoidea Formicidae Formicinae
Determiner: William Morton Wheelerlinked data icon on 1918-03-31
Nature of ID: type ID
Remarks: not a syntype. See remarks. SPCover 2017

Media type: text; Wheeler 1918 Description: Ants collected in British Guiana by Mr. C. William Beebe;

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Shows Publication: Wheeler 1918 Description: Ants collected in British Guiana by Mr. C. William Beebe

  • type number: 21594

Part Condition Disposition Count
whole animal (pointed) fair in collection 1 History
caste = worker  

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  • Gift of W.M. Wheeler; M.C.Z. Type 2 21594; LECTOTYPE Camponotus beebei Wh. desg. Mackay 2000 (an unpublished lectotype designation as of 2017. Not from type locality therefore not a syntype (SPCover).

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  • Continent:
  • Central America
  • Country:
  • Republic of Trinidad and Tobago
  • State/Province:
  • Port of Spain City Corporation
  • Island Group:
  • Lesser Antilles
  • Island:
  • Trinidad Island
  • Sovereign Nation:
  • Trinidad and Tobago
  • Specific Locality:
  • vicinity of Port of Spain
  • Verbatim Locality:
  • Vicinity Port of Spain, Trinidad
  • Georeference:
  • 10.6590000°, -61.512000° (Error radius: 5km) By: Whit Farnum on 2021-04-08 (Source: GEOLocate)
  • Datum:
  • WGS84
  • Coordinates Entered As:
  • decimal degrees
  • Collecting Method:
  • in beatings
  • Collecting Source:
  • wild caught
  • Began Date / Ended Date:
  • 1858-08-28 / 1932-04-22
  • Verbatim Date:
  • [no verbatim date data]
  • Collecting Event Remarks:
  • Collecting dates are birth and death of collector
  • Collector:
  • Roland Thaxter

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  • [Masked]

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