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  • Entomology 22807 MCZ Entomology
  • Pheidole cataractae
  • whole animal (pointed)
  •    Syntype of Pheidole cataractae
  • Kaieteur Falls, Kaieteur National Park
  • South America: Guyana: Potaro-Siparuni
  • Aug 7.11 (1911-08-07)
Identifications
Pheidole cataractae Wheeler, W.M., 1916
Animalia Arthropoda Insecta Hymenoptera Apocrita Vespoidea Formicidae Myrmicinae Pheidolini Pheidole cataractae
Identified by Edward Osborne Wilson
Nature of ID: taxonomic revision
Remarks: Lectotype designated by Wilson (2003).
Pheidole cataractae Wheeler, W.M., 1916
Animalia Arthropoda Insecta Hymenoptera Apocrita Vespoidea Formicidae Myrmicinae Pheidolini Pheidole cataractae
Identified by Wheeler on 1916-12-31
Nature of ID: type ID
Citations
Wheeler 1916, Page 6, Syntype of Pheidole cataractae

 
Ants collected in British Guiana by the expedition of the American Museum of Natural History during 1911
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Ants collected in British Guiana by the expedition of the American Museum of Natural History during 1911
 
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: South America
Country: Guyana
State/Province: Potaro-Siparuni
Specific Locality: Kaieteur Falls, Kaieteur National Park
Verbatim Locality: Kaietur B G
Collecting Source: wild caught
Collecting Date: Aug 7.11 (1911-08-07)
Collectors
Frank E. Lutz
Identifiers
type number: 22807
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (pointed) good, tentative in collection 1
Remarks: Labels: Kaietur B G Aug 7.11 F. Lutz; Pheidole cataractae Whlr LECTOTYPE ♃ M.C.Z. coType 22807; MCZ-ENT00022807
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MCZ Entomology Diptera 017197-023313, pg.96

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MCZ Entomology Diptera 017197-023313, pg.96