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  • Entomology 300233 MCZ Entomology
  • Pheidole arietans
  • whole animal (pinned)
  •    Paratype of Pheidole arietans
  • La Selva
  • Central America: Costa Rica: Heredia
  • 3-25-88
Pheidole arietans Wilson 2003
Animalia Arthropoda Insecta Hymenoptera Apocrita Vespoidea Formicidae Myrmicinae Pheidolini Pheidole arietans
Identified by Edward Osborne Wilson on 2003-12-31
Nature of ID: expert ID
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: Central America
Country: Costa Rica
State/Province: Heredia
Specific Locality: La Selva
Verbatim Locality: Costa Rica: La Selva Heredia Prov. Mature rain-forest. Hollow, rotten stick Seeds present.;
General Habitat: mature rainforest
Collecting Source: wild caught
Collecting Date: 3-25-88
Stefan P. Cover
John E. Tobin
Mark W. Moffett
collector number: SPC CR-133
type number: 34148
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (pinned) good, tentative in collection 2
Remarks: Labels: Costa Rica: La Selva Heredia Prov. CR 133 3-25-88 SPCover - Moffett - Tobin. Mature rain-forest. Hollow, rotten stick Seeds present.; Pheidole arietans Wilson Paratype
Microhabitat: hollow, rotten stick
MCZ Entomology Ants -, pg.21

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