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  • Entomology 30037 MCZ Entomology
  • Pheidole paiute
  • whole animal (pointed)
  •    Paratype of Pheidole bicarinata paiute
  • Goldfield
  • North America: United States: Nevada: Esmeralda
  • 17 Oct 1952
Identifications
Pheidole paiute Gregg, 1959
Animalia Arthropoda Insecta Hymenoptera Apocrita Vespoidea Formicidae Myrmicinae Pheidolini Pheidole paiute
Identified by Edward Osborne Wilson
Nature of ID: taxonomic revision
Pheidole bicarinata paiute
Animalia Arthropoda Insecta Hymenoptera Apocrita Vespoidea Formicidae Myrmicinae Pheidolini Pheidole bicarinata paiute
Identified by Robert E. Gregg
Nature of ID: type ID
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Key to the species of Pheidole (Hymenoptera: Formicidae) in the United States
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Key to the species of Pheidole (Hymenoptera: Formicidae) in the United States
 
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: North America
Country: United States
State/Province: Nevada
County: Esmeralda
Specific Locality: Goldfield
Verbatim Locality: Goldfield Nevada
Collecting Source: wild caught
Elevation: 5800 to 5800 ft
Collecting Date: 17 Oct 1952
Collectors
William S. Creighton
Identifiers
type number: 30037
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (pointed) good, tentative in collection 3
caste=major determined date=2016-05-03 determined by=Rachel L. Hawkins
Attributes
collection: Collection of W. S. Creighton
  Rachel L. Hawkins, 2016-05-03
  Remark: purchased by L.A.C.M. 1974
Remarks: Labels: Goldfield Nevada 17 Oct 1952 W.S. Creighton 5800'; Paratype Pr. bicarinata subsp. paiute Gregg; Collection of W.S. Creighton purchased by L.A.C.M. 1974
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MCZ Entomology Types 023314-031953, pg.114

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MCZ Entomology Types 023314-031953, pg.114