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  • Entomology 300256 MCZ Entomology
  • Pheidole astur
  • whole animal (pinned)
  •    Paratype of Pheidole astur
  • Cuzco Amazonico, 15 km NE of Puerto Maldonado
  • South America: Peru: Madre de Dios: Tambopata
  • 6-14-89
Identifications
Pheidole astur Wilson, 2003
Animalia Arthropoda Insecta Hymenoptera Apocrita Vespoidea Formicidae Myrmicinae Pheidolini Pheidole astur
Identified by Edward Osborne Wilson on 2003-12-31
Nature of ID: type ID
Citations
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: South America
Country: Peru
State/Province: Madre de Dios
County: Tambopata
Specific Locality: Cuzco Amazonico, 15 km NE of Puerto Maldonado
Verbatim Locality: Cuzco Amazonico 15 km NE Puerto Maldonado, PERU Tambopata Prov elev. 200m; Plot IV 16 Terre Firme Forest soil nest
General Habitat: terra firme forest
Collecting Source: wild caught
Elevation: 200 to 200 m
Collecting Date: 6-14-89
Collectors
Stefan P. Cover
John E. Tobin
Identifiers
collector number: SPC CA-639
type number: 34150
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (pinned) good, tentative in collection 2
Remarks: Labels: Cuzco Amazonico 15 km NE Puerto Maldonado, PERU Tambopata Prov 6-14-89 SPCover J. Tobin CA 639 elev. 200m; Plot IV 16 Terre Firme Forest soil nest; Pheidole astur Wilson Paratypes.
Microhabitat: soil nest
Media
 
MCZ Entomology Ants -, pg.28

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MCZ Entomology Ants -, pg.28