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Species: Messor decipiens   Santschi, 1917 

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28 Specimens (8 imaged)

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CASENT0005906
4 Images
 
Collection: BLF02112
Location: South Africa: Northern Cape:   1.5 km S Steinkopf
-29.26667 °,17.74°
Elevation: 750m
Habitat: succulent karoo
Microhabitat: ground forager(s)
Notes:
Medium:pin
Collected by: B.L.Fisher
Date Collected: 1999-09-12
Uploaded: 2019-02-17 01:02:35.0
Data provided by: California Academy of Sciences
Owned by: CASC, San Francisco, CA, USA
Located At: CASC
Determined by:
Method:
DNA Notes:
Museum:
Type Status:
Life Stage: 1 worker
Caste: Worker
Subcaste: Normal
Bioregion: Afrotropical
CASENT0100868
No Images
 
Collection: BLF01849
Location: South Africa: KwaZulu-Natal:   Good Hope Estate, 10.1 km W 281° Boston
-29.695 °,29.92333°
Elevation: 1550m
Habitat: grassland
Microhabitat: under stone
Notes:
Medium:pin
Collected by: B.L.Fisher
Date Collected: 1998-08-25
Uploaded: 2019-02-17 01:05:49.0
Data provided by: California Academy of Sciences
Owned by: CASC, San Francisco, CA, USA
Located At: CASC
Determined by:
Method:
DNA Notes:
Museum:
Type Status:
Life Stage: 2 workers
Caste: Worker
Subcaste: Normal
Bioregion: Afrotropical
CASENT0100869
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Collection: BLF01849
Location: South Africa: KwaZulu-Natal:   Good Hope Estate, 10.1 km W 281° Boston
-29.695 °,29.92333°
Elevation: 1550m
Habitat: grassland
Microhabitat: under stone
Notes:
Medium:pin
Collected by: B.L.Fisher
Date Collected: 1998-08-25
Uploaded: 2019-02-17 01:05:49.0
Data provided by: California Academy of Sciences
Owned by: CASC, San Francisco, CA, USA
Located At: CASC
Determined by:
Method:
DNA Notes:
Museum:
Type Status:
Life Stage: 3 workers
Caste: Worker
Subcaste: Normal
Bioregion: Afrotropical
CASENT0100870
No Images
 
Collection: BLF01849
Location: South Africa: KwaZulu-Natal:   Good Hope Estate, 10.1 km W 281° Boston
-29.695 °,29.92333°
Elevation: 1550m
Habitat: grassland
Microhabitat: under stone
Notes:
Medium:pin
Collected by: B.L.Fisher
Date Collected: 1998-08-25
Uploaded: 2019-02-17 01:05:49.0
Data provided by: California Academy of Sciences
Owned by: CASC, San Francisco, CA, USA
Located At: CASC
Determined by:
Method:
DNA Notes:
Museum:
Type Status:
Life Stage: 1 worker
Caste: Worker
Subcaste: Normal
Bioregion: Afrotropical
CASENT0100871
No Images
 
Collection: BLF01811
Location: South Africa: KwaZulu-Natal:   Good Hope Estate, 10.1 km W 281° Boston
-29.695 °,29.92333°
Elevation: 1550m
Habitat: grassland
Microhabitat: under stone
Notes:
Medium:pin
Collected by: B.L.Fisher
Date Collected: 1998-08-25
Uploaded: 2019-02-17 01:05:49.0
Data provided by: California Academy of Sciences
Owned by: CASC, San Francisco, CA, USA
Located At: CASC
Determined by:
Method:
DNA Notes:
Museum:
Type Status:
Life Stage: 2 workers
Caste: Worker
Subcaste: Normal
Bioregion: Afrotropical
CASENT0100872
No Images
 
Collection: BLF01811
Location: South Africa: KwaZulu-Natal:   Good Hope Estate, 10.1 km W 281° Boston
-29.695 °,29.92333°
Elevation: 1550m
Habitat: grassland
Microhabitat: under stone
Notes:
Medium:pin
Collected by: B.L.Fisher
Date Collected: 1998-08-25
Uploaded: 2019-02-17 01:05:49.0
Data provided by: California Academy of Sciences
Owned by: CASC, San Francisco, CA, USA
Located At: CASC
Determined by:
Method:
DNA Notes:
Museum:
Type Status:
Life Stage: 2 workers
Caste: Worker
Subcaste: Normal
Bioregion: Afrotropical
CASENT0100873
No Images
 
Collection: BLF01811
Location: South Africa: KwaZulu-Natal:   Good Hope Estate, 10.1 km W 281° Boston
-29.695 °,29.92333°
Elevation: 1550m
Habitat: grassland
Microhabitat: under stone
Notes:
Medium:pin
Collected by: B.L.Fisher
Date Collected: 1998-08-25
Uploaded: 2019-02-17 01:05:49.0
Data provided by: California Academy of Sciences
Owned by: CASC, San Francisco, CA, USA
Located At: CASC
Determined by:
Method:
DNA Notes:
Museum:
Type Status:
Life Stage: 2 workers
Caste: Worker
Subcaste: Normal
Bioregion: Afrotropical
CASENT0281588
4 Images
 
Collection: HGRC192
Location: South Africa: KwaZulu-Natal:   Weza
-30.355 °,29.45°
Elevation: m
Habitat:
Microhabitat:
Notes:BMNH(E)1017830
Medium:pin
Collected by: HGRobertson
Date Collected: 1986-12-02
Uploaded: 2019-02-17 01:23:56.0
Data provided by: California Academy of Sciences
Owned by: BMNH, London, U.K.
Located At: BMNH
Determined by: HGRobertson
Method:
DNA Notes:
Museum:
Type Status:
Life Stage: 1 worker
Caste: Worker
Subcaste: Normal
Bioregion: Afrotropical
CASENT0810780
No Images
 
Collection: BLF01769
Location: Namibia:   Kaokoland, Outjo
-19.41 °,14.63333°
Elevation: 200m
Habitat: savannah woodland
Microhabitat: ground forager(s)
Notes:
Medium:pin
Collected by: B.L.Fisher
Date Collected: 1998-07-26
Uploaded: 2019-02-17 01:30:08.0
Data provided by: California Academy of Sciences
Owned by: CASC, San Francisco, CA, USA
Located At: CASC
Determined by:
Method:
DNA Notes:
Museum:
Type Status:
Life Stage: 1 dealate queen, 1 worker
Caste: Queen
Subcaste: Alate/dealate
Bioregion: Afrotropical
CASENT0810781
No Images
 
Collection: BLF01786
Location: Namibia:   Namib Naukluff Park, Sossusulei
-24.7 °,15.28333°
Elevation: m
Habitat: dessert dune
Microhabitat: on ground
Notes:
Medium:pin
Collected by: C. Thomas
Date Collected: 1998-08-03
Uploaded: 2019-02-17 01:30:08.0
Data provided by: California Academy of Sciences
Owned by: CASC, San Francisco, CA, USA
Located At: CASC
Determined by:
Method:
DNA Notes:
Museum:
Type Status:
Life Stage: 3 workers
Caste: Worker
Subcaste: Normal
Bioregion: Afrotropical
CASENT0810782
No Images
 
Collection: BLF01529
Location: South Africa: Western Cape:   22 km NE Clanwilliam
-32.08333 °,19.06667°
Elevation: 450m
Habitat: montane fynbos
Microhabitat: under stone
Notes:
Medium:pin
Collected by: B.L.Fisher
Date Collected: 1997-06-20
Uploaded: 2019-02-17 01:30:08.0
Data provided by: California Academy of Sciences
Owned by: CASC, San Francisco, CA, USA
Located At: CASC
Determined by:
Method:
DNA Notes:
Museum:
Type Status:
Life Stage: 1 dealate queen
Caste: Queen
Subcaste: Alate/dealate
Bioregion: Afrotropical
CASENT0907714
4 Images
 
Collection: ANTC28854
Location: South Africa: KwaZulu-Natal:   link
-29.0 °,30.0°
Elevation: m
Habitat:
Microhabitat:
Notes:Coll. A. Forel; geolocat...
Medium:pin
Collected by: Wroughton
Date Collected:
Uploaded: 2019-02-17 01:25:53.0
Data provided by: California Academy of Sciences
Owned by: MHNG, Geneva, Switzerland
Located At: MHNG
Determined by:
Method:
DNA Notes:
Museum:
Type Status: syntype of Messor decipiens
Life Stage: 1 major worker
Caste: Worker
Subcaste: Major/soldier
Bioregion: Afrotropical
CASENT0907715
4 Images
 
Collection: ANTC28855
Location: South Africa: Western Cape:   Cape of Good Hope
-34.358368 °,18.471848°
Elevation: m
Habitat:
Microhabitat:
Notes:Coll. A. Forel; geolocat...
Medium:pin
Collected by:
Date Collected:
Uploaded: 2019-02-17 01:25:53.0
Data provided by: California Academy of Sciences
Owned by: MHNG, Geneva, Switzerland
Located At: MHNG
Determined by:
Method:
DNA Notes:
Museum:
Type Status: syntype of Messor decipiens
Life Stage: 1 worker
Caste: Worker
Subcaste: Normal
Bioregion: Afrotropical
CASENT0907716
4 Images
 
Collection: ANTC28856
Location: South Africa: Free State:   Bothaville
-29.066769 °,24.964758°
Elevation: m
Habitat:
Microhabitat:
Notes:Coll. A. Forel; geolocat...
Medium:pin
Collected by: Dr. Brauns
Date Collected: 1898-12-20
Uploaded: 2019-02-17 01:25:53.0
Data provided by: California Academy of Sciences
Owned by: MHNG, Geneva, Switzerland
Located At: MHNG
Determined by:
Method:
DNA Notes:
Museum:
Type Status: syntype of Messor capensis probus
Life Stage: 1 worker
Caste: Worker
Subcaste: Normal
Bioregion: Afrotropical
CASENT0913175
4 Images
 
Collection: ANTC36754
Location: South Africa: KwaZulu-Natal:   link
-29.0 °,30.0°
Elevation: m
Habitat:
Microhabitat:
Notes:geolocate_UncertaintyRad...
Medium:pin
Collected by: Wroughton
Date Collected:
Uploaded: 2019-02-17 01:27:23.0
Data provided by: California Academy of Sciences
Owned by: NHMB, Basel, Switzerland
Located At: NHMB
Determined by:
Method:
DNA Notes:
Museum:
Type Status: syntype of Messor arcistriatus
Life Stage: 1 worker
Caste: Worker
Subcaste: Normal
Bioregion: Afrotropical
FOCOL0626
6 Images
 
Collection: FoCol0626
Location: South Africa: Free State:   Bothaville
-29.066769 °,24.964758°
Elevation: m
Habitat:
Microhabitat:
Notes:Type von Forel||Bothavil...
Medium:pin
Collected by: Dr. Brauns
Date Collected: 1898-12-20
Uploaded: 2019-02-17 01:30:57.0
Data provided by: California Academy of Sciences
Owned by: ZSM, Munich, Germany
Located At: ZSM
Determined by:
Method:
DNA Notes:
Museum:
Type Status: type of Messor barbarus subsp. capensis var. proba
Life Stage: 1 worker
Caste: Worker
Subcaste: Normal
Bioregion: Afrotropical
FOCOL0627
6 Images
 
Collection: FoCol0627
Location: South Africa: Free State:   Bothaville
-29.066769 °,24.964758°
Elevation: m
Habitat:
Microhabitat:
Notes:Bothaville Orange Fr. St...
Medium:pin
Collected by: Dr. Brauns
Date Collected: 1898-12-20
Uploaded: 2019-02-17 01:30:57.0
Data provided by: California Academy of Sciences
Owned by: ZSM, Munich, Germany
Located At: ZSM
Determined by:
Method:
DNA Notes:
Museum:
Type Status: type of Messor barbarus subsp. capensis var. proba
Life Stage: 1 worker
Caste: Worker
Subcaste: Normal
Bioregion: Afrotropical
SAM-HYM-C000192
No Images
 
Location: South Africa: KwaZulu-Natal:   Weza, nr Harding
-30.6 °,29.75°
Elevation: m
Habitat:
Microhabitat:
Notes:
Medium:Pinned
Collected by: Robertson
Date Collected: 1986-12-02
Uploaded: 2018-09-06 00:17:30.0
Data provided by: South African Museum
Owned by:
Located At:
Determined by: Robertson
Method:
DNA Notes:
Museum:
Type Status:
Life Stage:
Caste:
Subcaste:
Bioregion: Afrotropical
SAM-HYM-C003603
No Images
 
Location: Lesotho:   Mafeteng, Lesotho
-29.81667 °,27.25°
Elevation: m
Habitat:
Microhabitat:
Notes:
Medium:Pinned
Collected by: Crawshay
Date Collected: 1902-12-31
Uploaded: 2018-09-06 00:17:30.0
Data provided by: South African Museum
Owned by:
Located At:
Determined by: Bolton
Method:
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Type Status:
Life Stage:
Caste:
Subcaste:
Bioregion: Afrotropical
SAM-HYM-C012936
No Images
 
Location: South Africa: KwaZulu-Natal:   Wahroonga Farm 1450m
-29.6 °,30.11667°
Elevation: m
Habitat:
Microhabitat:
Notes:
Medium:Pinned
Collected by: Lu
Date Collected: 1998-10-27
Uploaded: 2018-09-06 00:17:30.0
Data provided by: South African Museum
Owned by:
Located At:
Determined by: Robertson
Method:
DNA Notes:
Museum:
Type Status:
Life Stage:
Caste:
Subcaste:
Bioregion: Afrotropical
SAM-HYM-C024300
No Images
 
Location: South Africa: Limpopo:   nr Satara, N'wanetsi Plots 240m, Kruger National Park
-24.43333 °,31.88333°
Elevation: m
Habitat:
Microhabitat:
Notes:
Medium:Pinned
Collected by: Parr
Date Collected: 2002-01-01
Uploaded: 2018-09-06 00:17:30.0
Data provided by: South African Museum
Owned by:
Located At:
Determined by: Robertson
Method:
DNA Notes:
Museum:
Type Status:
Life Stage:
Caste:
Subcaste:
Bioregion: Afrotropical
SAM-HYM-C024301
No Images
 
Location: South Africa: Limpopo:   nr Satara, Satara Plots, Kruger National Park
-24.4 °,31.75°
Elevation: m
Habitat:
Microhabitat:
Notes:
Medium:Pinned
Collected by: Parr
Date Collected: 2002-01-01
Uploaded: 2018-09-06 00:17:30.0
Data provided by: South African Museum
Owned by:
Located At:
Determined by: Robertson
Method:
DNA Notes:
Museum:
Type Status:
Life Stage:
Caste:
Subcaste:
Bioregion: Afrotropical
SAM-HYM-C024302
No Images
 
Location: South Africa: Limpopo:   nr Satara, Marenya Plots 320m, Kruger National Oark
-24.53333 °,31.76667°
Elevation: m
Habitat:
Microhabitat:
Notes:
Medium:Pinned
Collected by: Parr
Date Collected: 2002-01-01
Uploaded: 2018-09-06 00:17:30.0
Data provided by: South African Museum
Owned by:
Located At:
Determined by: Robertson
Method:
DNA Notes:
Museum:
Type Status:
Life Stage:
Caste:
Subcaste:
Bioregion: Afrotropical
SAM-HYM-C024303
No Images
 
Collection: KP02-MT-Au2-20
Location: South Africa: Limpopo:   Mopane Plots 300m, Kruger National Park
-23.68333 °,31.51667°
Elevation: m
Habitat:
Microhabitat:
Notes:
Medium:Pinned
Collected by: Parr
Date Collected: 2002-01-01
Uploaded: 2018-09-06 00:17:30.0
Data provided by: South African Museum
Owned by:
Located At:
Determined by: Robertson
Method:
DNA Notes:
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Type Status:
Life Stage:
Caste:
Subcaste:
Bioregion: Afrotropical
SAM-HYM-C024304
No Images
 
Collection: KP02-SS-Var-01
Location: South Africa: Limpopo:   nr Satara, Satara Plots, Kruger National Park
-24.4 °,31.75°
Elevation: m
Habitat:
Microhabitat:
Notes:
Medium:Pinned
Collected by: Parr
Date Collected: 2002-01-01
Uploaded: 2018-09-06 00:17:30.0
Data provided by: South African Museum
Owned by:
Located At:
Determined by: Robertson
Method:
DNA Notes:
Museum:
Type Status:
Life Stage:
Caste:
Subcaste:
Bioregion: Afrotropical
SAM-HYM-C024305
No Images
 
Collection: KP02-SN-Ap2-01
Location: South Africa: Limpopo:   nr Satara, N'wanetsi Plots 240m, Kruger National Park
-24.43333 °,31.88333°
Elevation: m
Habitat:
Microhabitat:
Notes:
Medium:Pinned
Collected by: Parr
Date Collected: 2002-01-01
Uploaded: 2018-09-06 00:17:30.0
Data provided by: South African Museum
Owned by:
Located At:
Determined by: Robertson
Method:
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Life Stage:
Caste:
Subcaste:
Bioregion: Afrotropical
UTIC00212182
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Collection: ALW1825
Location: South Africa: KwaZulu-Natal:   Rt. 617 - 20k E Underberg
-29.85508 °,29.75108°
Elevation: 1500m
Habitat:
Microhabitat:
Notes:
Medium:pin
Collected by: Wild, Alex
Date Collected: 2003-01-18
Uploaded: 2018-12-20 15:54:56.0
Data provided by: University of Texas Insect Collection (UTIC)
Owned by: UTIC
Located At: UTIC
Determined by: Wild, Alex
Method: direct collection
DNA Notes:
Museum: UTIC
Type Status:
Life Stage: 2 major workers, 1 minor worker
Caste: Worker
Subcaste: Major/soldier
Bioregion: Afrotropical
UTIC00212183
No Images
 
Collection: ALW1825
Location: South Africa: KwaZulu-Natal:   Rt. 617 - 20k E Underberg
-29.85508 °,29.75108°
Elevation: 1500m
Habitat:
Microhabitat:
Notes:
Medium:pin
Collected by: Wild, Alex
Date Collected: 2003-01-18
Uploaded: 2018-12-20 15:54:56.0
Data provided by: University of Texas Insect Collection (UTIC)
Owned by: UTIC
Located At: UTIC
Determined by: Wild, Alex
Method: direct collection
DNA Notes:
Museum: UTIC
Type Status:
Life Stage: 1 male, 1 major worker, 1 minor worker
Caste: Male
Subcaste: Alate
Bioregion: Afrotropical


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