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  • Entomology 662588 MCZ Entomology
  • Melophorus sp.
  • whole animal (ethanol)
  • 9km east Mareeba
  • Oceania: Australia: Queensland
  • 13.viii.2006 (2006-08-13)
  • BerkeleyMapper
Melophorus sp.
Animalia Arthropoda Insecta Hymenoptera Apocrita Vespoidea Formicidae Formicinae Melophorini Melophorus
Identified by Philip S. Ward
Nature of ID: expert ID
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: Oceania
Country: Australia
State/Province: Queensland
Specific Locality: 9km east Mareeba
Verbatim Locality: AUST Qld.: 9km E Mareeba
General Habitat: Eucalyptus woodland
Collecting Source: wild caught
Elevation: 410 to 410 m
Coordinates: 16° 59´ 0´´ S 145° 30´ 0´´ E (Datum: unknown)
Philip S. Ward; 2006-08-13; Source: unknown
Coordinate Remarks: Lat. seconds and Long. seconds blank in Original Data. Set to 0 in MCZbase.
Verbatim Coordinates: 16°59'S 145°30'E
Collecting Date: 13.viii.2006 (2006-08-13)
Philip S. Ward
collector number: 15661
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (ethanol) good in collection 3
caste=worker determined by=Philip S. Ward
Microhabitat: ground nest