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  • Entomology 20714 MCZ Entomology
  • Pheidole californica
  • whole animal (pointed)
  •    Syntype of Pheidole californica nevadensis
  • Pyramid Lake
  • North America: United States: Nevada: Washoe
  • [no date data] (1865-03-19 - 1937-04-19)
Identifications
Pheidole californica Mayr, 1870
Animalia Arthropoda Insecta Hymenoptera Apocrita Vespoidea Formicidae Myrmicinae Pheidolini Pheidole californica
Identified by Edward Osborne Wilson
Nature of ID: taxonomic revision
Remarks: Pheidole californica nevadensis Wheeler
Pheidole californica nevadensis Wheeler, W.M., 1915
Animalia Arthropoda Insecta Hymenoptera Apocrita Vespoidea Formicidae Myrmicinae Pheidolini Pheidole californica nevadensis
Identified by William Morton Wheeler on 1915-12-31
Nature of ID: type ID
Remarks: preoccupied name, replacement name pyramidensis (Emery, 1922).
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Some additions to the North American ant-fauna
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Some additions to the North American ant-fauna
 
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: North America
Country: United States
State/Province: Nevada
County: Washoe
Specific Locality: Pyramid Lake
Verbatim Locality: Pyramid L.; Nevada
Collecting Source: wild caught
Collecting Date: [no date data] (1865-03-19 - 1937-04-19)
Collectors
William Morton Wheeler
Identifiers
type number: MCZ 20714
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (pointed) fair in collection 3
Remarks: Pin label - "name changed to pyramidensis (Emery)"
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MCZ Entomology Diptera 017197-023313, pg.61

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MCZ Entomology Diptera 017197-023313, pg.61