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  • Entomology 661202 MCZ Entomology
  • Dorylus fulvus obscurior
  • whole animal (ethanol)
  • Charlesville
  • Africa: Liberia
  • 12-VI-1962 (1962-06-12)
Dorylus fulvus obscurior Wheeler, W.M., 1925
Animalia Arthropoda Insecta Hymenoptera Apocrita Vespoidea Formicidae Dorylinae Dorylini Dorylus fulvus obscurior
Identified by Jozef K. A. van Boven on 1964-12-31
Nature of ID: expert ID
Remarks: D. (T.) fulvus badius var. obscurior Santischi; verbatim date 1964
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: Africa
Country: Liberia
Specific Locality: Charlesville
Verbatim Locality: LIBERIA: Charlesville; from a; bottle of rancid palm; oil
Collecting Source: wild caught
Collecting Date: 12-VI-1962 (1962-06-12)
David H. Kistner
Alzada Carlisle Kistner
field number: 824
lot number: iv-LL-652
other number: KISTNER
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (ethanol) fair in collection >15
Microhabitat: from a bottle of rancid palm oil