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  • Entomology 20725 MCZ Entomology
  • Pheidole sciophila
  • whole animal (carded)
  •    Syntype of Pheidole proserpina
  • Tempe
  • North America: United States: Arizona: Maricopa
  • May 1905 (1905-05-01 - 1905-05-31)
Identifications
Pheidole sciophila Wheeler, W.M., 1908
Animalia Arthropoda Insecta Hymenoptera Apocrita Vespoidea Formicidae Myrmicinae Pheidolini Pheidole sciophila
Identified by Edward Osborne Wilson on 2014-07-08
Nature of ID: taxonomic revision
Remarks: P. proserpina synonymized with P. sciophila by Creighton and Gregg (1955).
Pheidole proserpina Wheeler, 1908
Animalia Arthropoda Insecta Hymenoptera Apocrita Vespoidea Formicidae Myrmicinae Pheidolini Pheidole proserpina
Identified by William Morton Wheeler on 1908-12-31
Nature of ID: type ID
Citations
Wheeler 1908, Page 437, Syntype of Pheidole proserpina

 
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Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: North America
Country: United States
State/Province: Arizona
County: Maricopa
Specific Locality: Tempe
Verbatim Locality: Tempe, Ariz
Collecting Source: wild caught
Collecting Date: May 1905 (1905-05-01 - 1905-05-31)
Collectors
William Morton Wheeler
Identifiers
type number: 20725
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (carded) good in collection 7
caste=major determined date=2016-05-03 determined by=Rachel L. Hawkins
Remarks: Labels: Tempe, Ariz May 1905 W. M. Wheeler; MCZ cotype 1-7 20725; syntypes Pheidole proserpina Wheeler
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