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  • Entomology 660734 MCZ Entomology
  • Dorylus nigricans molestus
  • whole animal (ethanol)
  • Aberdare Forest, Katamayo River
  • Africa: Kenya
  • IX-1966 (1966-09-01 - 1966-09-30)
Dorylus nigricans molestus (Gerst├Ącker, 1859)
Animalia Arthropoda Insecta Hymenoptera Apocrita Vespoidea Formicidae Dorylinae Dorylini Dorylus nigricans molestus
Identified by Jozef K. A. van Boven on 1967-12-31
Nature of ID: expert ID
Remarks: ID date: 1967; D.(A.) nigricans subsp. bormeisteri var. molestus
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: Africa
Country: Kenya
Specific Locality: Aberdare Forest, Katamayo River
Verbatim Locality: KENYA: Aberdare; Forest (Katamayo River)
Collecting Source: wild caught
Elevation: 7500 to 8000 ft
Collecting Date: IX-1966 (1966-09-01 - 1966-09-30)
G. R. Cunningham-van Someren
lot number: i-J-181
other number: KISTNER
other number: NEST #134
other number: no. 1560
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (ethanol) fair in collection ca.15