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  • Entomology 300408 MCZ Entomology
  • Pheidole ceibana
  • whole animal (pointed)
  •    Paratype of Pheidole ceibana
  • 14 km S of La Ceiba
  • Central America: Honduras: Atlantida
  • 23 Mar. 1979
Pheidole ceibana Wilson, 2003
Animalia Arthropoda Insecta Hymenoptera Apocrita Vespoidea Formicidae Myrmicinae Pheidolini Pheidole ceibana
Identified by Edward Osborne Wilson on 2003-12-31
Nature of ID: type ID
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: Central America
Country: Honduras
State/Province: Atlantida
Specific Locality: 14 km S of La Ceiba
Verbatim Locality: 14 km S of La Ceiba, 130 m, steep forest slope, rot. wd.; Depto. Atlantida, HONDURAS
General Habitat: steep forest slope
Collecting Source: wild caught
Elevation: 130 to 130 m
Collecting Date: 23 Mar. 1979
William Louis Brown Jr.
type number: 35143
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (pointed) good, tentative in collection 2
Remarks: Labels: 14 km S of La Ceiba, 130 m, steep forest slope, rot. wd.; Depto.Atlantida, HONDURAS 23 Mar. 1979 W. L. Brown; Pheidole ceibana Wilson Paratype major
Microhabitat: rotten wood