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  • Entomology 660066 MCZ Entomology
  • Solenopsis invicta
  • partial animal (microscope slide)
  • Shelby Co. Pelham
  • North America: United States: Alabama
  • 30-VI-1973 (1973-06-30)
Solenopsis invicta Buren, 1972
Animalia Arthropoda Insecta Hymenoptera Apocrita Vespoidea Formicidae Myrmicinae Solenopsidini Solenopsis invicta
red imported fire ant
Identified by George Carlos Wheeler
Nature of ID: expert ID
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: North America
Country: United States
State/Province: Alabama
Specific Locality: Shelby Co. Pelham
Verbatim Locality: ALABAMA, Shelby Co, Pelham
Collecting Source: wild caught
Collecting Date: 30-VI-1973 (1973-06-30)
Daniel P. Wojcik
W. A. Banks
lot number: 18-64
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
partial animal (microscope slide) fair in collection ca.6 larvae
Microhabitat: Nest 73-W-149