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  • Entomology 676407 MCZ Entomology
  • Pheidole pilifera
  • whole animal (pointed)
  • Yampa River at Starvation Valley
  • North America: United States: Colorado: Moffat
  • 15.vi.2003 (2003-06-15)
  • BerkeleyMapper
Identifications
Pheidole pilifera (Roger, 1863)
Animalia Arthropoda Insecta Hymenoptera Apocrita Vespoidea Formicidae Myrmicinae Pheidolini Pheidole pilifera
Identified by Edward Osborne Wilson
Nature of ID: taxonomic revision
Pheidole pilifera coloradensis Emery, 1895
Animalia Arthropoda Insecta Hymenoptera Apocrita Vespoidea Formicidae Myrmicinae Pheidolini Pheidole pilifera coloradensis
Identified by Stefan P. Cover on 2014-06-03
Nature of ID: expert ID
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: North America
Country: United States
State/Province: Colorado
County: Moffat
Specific Locality: Yampa River at Starvation Valley
Verbatim Locality: USA: CO Moffat Co: Yampa River at Starvation Valley, 1610m, 40°30'N, 108°49'W, understone, pine-juniper woodland
General Habitat: pine-juniper woodland
Collecting Source: wild caught
Elevation: 1610 to 1610 m
Coordinates: 40° 30´ 0´´ N 108° 49´ 0´´ W (Datum: not recorded)
Stefan P. Cover; 2003-06-15; Source: not recorded
Coordinate Remarks: Lat. seconds and Long. seconds blank in Original Data. Set to 0 in MCZbase.
Collecting Date: 15.vi.2003 (2003-06-15)
Collectors
Philip S. Ward
Preparators
Monica Mowery
Identifiers
collector number: 14878
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (pointed) good in collection 3
caste=worker
Microhabitat: under stone; Filed under Pheidole coloradensis. TSV 8/17