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  • Entomology 300163 MCZ Entomology
  • Pheidole alticola
  • whole animal (pinned)
  •    Paratype of Pheidole alticola
  • Parque Nacional Cuevas de los Guacharos, 10 km SE of Palestina
  • South America: Colombia: Huila
  • 15/I/1978 (1978-01-15)
Identifications
Pheidole alticola Wilson, 2003
Animalia Arthropoda Insecta Hymenoptera Apocrita Vespoidea Formicidae Myrmicinae Pheidolini Pheidole alticola
Identified by Edward Osborne Wilson on 2003-12-31
Nature of ID: expert ID
Citations
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: South America
Country: Colombia
State/Province: Huila
Specific Locality: Parque Nacional Cuevas de los Guacharos, 10 km SE of Palestina
Verbatim Locality: COLOMBIA: Huila 1900-2000m, for.; Parque Nacional Cuevas de los Guacharos, 10km SE Palestina
Collecting Source: wild caught
Elevation: 1900 to 2000 m
Collecting Date: 15/I/1978 (1978-01-15)
Collectors
C. Kruger
J. Han
Identifiers
type number: 35128
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (pinned) good, tentative in collection 2
Remarks: Labels: COLOMBIA: Huila 15/I/1978. C Kugler, J. Han 1900-2000m, for.; Parque Nacional Cuevas de los Guacharos, 10km SE Palestina; Pheidole alticola Wilson Paratypes