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  • Entomology 300268 MCZ Entomology
  • Pheidole atua
  • whole animal (pinned)
  •    Paratype of Pheidole atua
  • Afiamalu
  • Oceania: Samoa: Samoa Islands: Upolu Island
  • 16/March/62
Identifications
Pheidole atua Wilson & Taylor, 1967
Animalia Arthropoda Insecta Hymenoptera Apocrita Vespoidea Formicidae Myrmicinae Pheidolini Pheidole atua
Identified by Edward Osborne Wilson, Robert W. Taylor on 1967-08-15
Nature of ID: type ID
Citations
 
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Media Details
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Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: Oceania
Country: Samoa
Island Group: Samoa Islands
Island: Upolu Island
Specific Locality: Afiamalu
Verbatim Locality: Afiamalu 700m Upolu Samoa R.W. Taylor 16/March/62; Ex rtn lgs disturbed forest; R.W. Taylor acc 308;
Collecting Source: wild caught
Elevation: 700 to 700 m
Collecting Date: 16/March/62
Collectors
Robert W. Taylor
Identifiers
type number: 31116
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (pinned) good, tentative in collection 3
Remarks: Labels: Afiamalu 700m Upolu Samoa R.W. Taylor 16/March/62; Ex rtn lgs disturbed forest; R.W. Taylor acc 308; Pheidole atua Wilson & Taylor Paratypes; M.C.Z. Paratypes 31116