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  • Entomology 300078 MCZ Entomology
  • Pheidole ceres
  • whole animal (pointed)
  •    Syntype of Pheidole ceres
    Paralectotype of Pheidole ceres
  • San Geronimo
  • North America: United States: New Mexico: San Miguel
  • II.02 (1902-02-01 - 1902-02-28)
Identifications
Pheidole ceres Wheeler, W.M., 1904
Animalia Arthropoda Insecta Hymenoptera Apocrita Vespoidea Formicidae Myrmicinae Pheidolini Pheidole ceres
Identified by Edward Osborne Wilson on 2003-01-31
Nature of ID: expert ID
Remarks: Lectotype designated by Wilson (2003).
Pheidole ceres Wheeler, W.M., 1904
Animalia Arthropoda Insecta Hymenoptera Apocrita Vespoidea Formicidae Myrmicinae Pheidolini Pheidole ceres
Identified by William Morton Wheeler on 1904-12-31
Nature of ID: type ID
Citations
Wheeler 1904, Page 10, Syntype of Pheidole ceres

Wilson 2003, Page 570, Paralectotype of Pheidole ceres

Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: North America
Country: United States
State/Province: New Mexico
County: San Miguel
Specific Locality: San Geronimo
Verbatim Locality: San Geronimo N. Mex
Collecting Source: wild caught
Collecting Date: II.02 (1902-02-01 - 1902-02-28)
Collectors
Mary Cooper
Identifiers
type number: 9078
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (pointed) good, tentative in collection 2
Remarks: Labels: San Geronimo N. Mex 128 II.02 Mary Cooper; Pheidole ceres Paralectotype