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  • Entomology 660579 MCZ Entomology
  • Formicidae
  • whole animal (ethanol)
  • Karen near Nairobi
  • Africa: Kenya
  • May 1972 (1972-05-01 - 1972-05-31)
Formicidae Latreille, 1809
Animalia Arthropoda Insecta Hymenoptera Apocrita Vespoidea Formicidae
Identified by [no agent data]
Nature of ID: expert ID
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: Africa
Country: Kenya
Specific Locality: Karen near Nairobi
Verbatim Locality: KAREN NR NAIROBI; KENYA.
Collecting Source: wild caught
Collecting Date: May 1972 (1972-05-01 - 1972-05-31)
G. R. Cunningham-van Someren
lot number: i-B-25
other number: VAN SOMEREN
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (ethanol) fair in collection >60
Remarks: Sample from 'yellow' colony