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  • Entomology 660972 MCZ Entomology
  • Formicidae
  • whole animal (ethanol)
  • 10 miles east of Nsawam on Nsawa Aburi Rd
  • Africa: Ghana
  • 10 JULY 1971
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: Ghana
Specific Locality: 10 miles east of Nsawam on Nsawa Aburi Rd
Verbatim Locality: GHANA: 10 MILES E. of NSAWAM; on NSAWA ABURI RD.
Collecting Source: wild caught
Collecting Date: 10 JULY 1971
William H. Gotwald
lot number: ii-X-420
other number: MISC.
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (ethanol) fair in collection >10
Microhabitat: in bamboo thicket