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  • Entomology 661210 MCZ Entomology
  • Dorylus rufescens
  • whole animal (ethanol)
  • Yangambi, nest 35
  • Africa: Democratic Republic of the Congo: Orientale
  • 9.VII.1960 (1960-07-09)
Dorylus rufescens Santschi, 1915
Animalia Arthropoda Insecta Hymenoptera Apocrita Vespoidea Formicidae Dorylinae Dorylini Dorylus rufescens
Identified by Jozef K. A. van Boven on 1961-12-31
Nature of ID: expert ID
Remarks: D. (A.) nigricans subsp. sjöstedti var. rufescens Emery; verbatim date 1961
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: Africa
Country: Democratic Republic of the Congo
State/Province: Orientale
Specific Locality: Yangambi, nest 35
Verbatim Locality: BELGIAN CONGO:; Orientale, Yangambi; NEST 35
Collecting Source: wild caught
Collecting Date: 9.VII.1960 (1960-07-09)
David H. Kistner
Alzada Carlisle Kistner
Robert Banfill
field number: 372
lot number: iv-MM-660
other number: KISTNER
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (ethanol) fair in collection >15