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  • Entomology 662598 MCZ Entomology
  • Wasmannia auropunctata
  • whole animal (ethanol); whole animal (ethanol)
  • Smithfield
  • Oceania: Australia: Queensland
  • 16.viii.2006 (2006-08-16)
  • BerkeleyMapper
Wasmannia auropunctata (Roger, 1863)
Animalia Arthropoda Insecta Hymenoptera Apocrita Vespoidea Formicidae Myrmicinae Blepharidattini Wasmannia auropunctata
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: Smithfield
Verbatim Locality: AUST Qld.: Smithfield
General Habitat: roadside edge
Collecting Source: wild caught
Elevation: 50 to 50 m
Coordinates: 16° 48.97´ S 145° 41.51´ E (Datum: unknown)
Philip S. Ward; 2006-08-16; Source: unknown
Verbatim Coordinates: 16°48.97'S 145°41.51'E
Collecting Date: 16.viii.2006 (2006-08-16)
Philip S. Ward
collector number: 15676
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (ethanol) good in collection 3
caste=worker determined by=Philip S. Ward
whole animal (ethanol) good in collection 1
caste=male determined by=Philip S. Ward
Microhabitat: ground nest