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  • Entomology 300407 MCZ Entomology
  • Pheidole cataphracta
  • whole animal (pointed)
  •    Paratype of Pheidole cataphracta
  • 3.2 km above Rio Aguaclara on old road to Cali Mun. Buenaventural
  • South America: Colombia: Valle del Cauca
  • 17-19 Jun 1971 (1971-06-17 - 1971-06-19)
Identifications
Pheidole cataphracta Wilson, 2003
Animalia Arthropoda Insecta Hymenoptera Apocrita Vespoidea Formicidae Myrmicinae Pheidolini Pheidole cataphracta
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: Colombia
State/Province: Valle del Cauca
Specific Locality: 3.2 km above Rio Aguaclara on old road to Cali Mun. Buenaventural
Verbatim Locality: Columbia: Valle; 3.2 km above R. Aguaclara on old rd. to Cali Mun. Buenaventural
Collecting Source: wild caught
Collecting Date: 17-19 Jun 1971 (1971-06-17 - 1971-06-19)
Collectors
William Louis Brown Jr.
Identifiers
type number: 34168
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (pointed) good, tentative in collection 2
Remarks: Labels: Columbia: Valle 1971. WL Brown; 3.2 km above R. Aguaclara on old rd. to Cali Mun. Buenaventural 17-19 June; Pheidole cataphracta Wilson Paratype