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  • Entomology 660591 MCZ Entomology
  • Aenictus sp.
  • whole animal (ethanol)
  • Karen near Nairobi
  • Africa: Kenya
  • May 4th 1972 (1972-05-04)
Aenictus sp.
Animalia Arthropoda Insecta Hymenoptera Apocrita Vespoidea Formicidae Dorylinae Aenictus
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 4th 1972 (1972-05-04)
G. R. Cunningham-van Someren
lot number: i-B-37
other number: VAN SOMEREN
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (ethanol) fair in collection ca.30
Remarks: In column raiding Pheidole nest; Myrmecophiles in Anictus trail following ants