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Specimen Record

ContinentAfrica
CountryMadagascar
State/ProvinceMahajanga
Latitude-19.13222
Longitude44.81467
Institution CodeCas
Collection CodeAntweb
Catalog NumberCasent0426121-d01
Collected ByTropical Dry Forest On Tsingy; Ex Rotten Log

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Contacts

Name Brian Fisher
RoleCurator
Emailbfisher@calacademy.org
Name Jon Fong
RoleProgrammer
Emailjfong@calacademy.org
Name Brian Fisher
RoleCurator
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Taxonomy
Scientific Namemelissotarsus insularis
Higher Classficationanimalia;arthropoda;insecta;hymenoptera;hymenoptera;formicidae;myrmicinae
Kingdomanimalia
Phylumarthropoda
Classinsecta
Orderhymenoptera
Familyformicidae
GenusMelissotarsus
Specific Epithetinsularis
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Identified ByBLF04378
Catalog Numbercasent0426121-d01
Preparations1 queen pupa
Institution CodeCAS
Collection CodeANTWEB
Occurrence IDCAS:ANTWEB:casent0426121-d01
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected Bytropical dry forest on Tsingy; ex rotten log
Field Number100% EtOH
Verbatim Date Collected2001-11-11/2001-11-15
Sampling ProtocolFisher-Griswold Arthropod Team
Collection Remarkscoordinates obtained from GPS
Locality
CountryMadagascar
State / ProvinceMahajanga
Continentafrica
Habitat2001-11-11
Decimal Latitude-19.13222
Decimal Longitude44.81467
Minimum Elevation in Meters11 Nov 2001/15 Nov 2001
Location RemarksParc National Tsingy de Bemaraha, 2.5 km 62° ENE Bekopaka, Ankidrodroa River
Other
Modified2017-11-27 12:18:54.0
IDCAS:ANTWEB:casent0426121-d01
dwc:datasetID7ddf754f-d193-4cc9-b351-99906754a03b
dwc:ownerInstitutionCodeCASC, San Francisco, CA, USA
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