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  • Entomology 676421 MCZ Entomology
  • Pheidole rhea
  • whole animal (pointed)
  • 9 mi NE Portal, Foothill & Hilltop road junction
  • North America: United States: Arizona: Cochise
  • 12.viii.2001 (2001-08-12)
  • BerkeleyMapper
Identifications
Pheidole rhea Wheeler, W.M., 1908
Animalia Arthropoda Insecta Hymenoptera Apocrita Vespoidea Formicidae Myrmicinae Pheidolini Pheidole rhea
Identified by Gary D. Alpert on 2014-06-03
Nature of ID: expert ID
Remarks: Determinations made by Gary D. Alpert
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: North America
Country: United States
State/Province: Arizona
County: Cochise
Specific Locality: 9 mi NE Portal, Foothill & Hilltop road junction
Verbatim Locality: USA: Arizona , 9 mi NE Portal, Foothill & Hilltop road junction (32°0'18''N, 109°10'48''W) 12.viii.2001, coll. Gary D. Alpert; desert bajada, Pheidole rhea nest, rocky ledge
General Habitat: desert bajada
Collecting Source: wild caught
Coordinates: 32° 0´ 18´´ N 109° 10´ 48´´ W (Datum: WGS84)
Gary D. Alpert; 2001-08-12; Source: GPS
Collecting Date: 12.viii.2001 (2001-08-12)
Collecting Event Remarks: Pheidole rhea nest
Collectors
Gary D. Alpert
Preparators
Monica Mowery
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (pointed) good in collection 1
Remarks: Labels: Specimen Notes: Scarab beetle and larvae in nest; #96
Microhabitat: rocky ledge