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  • Entomology 300462 MCZ Entomology
  • Pheidole coracina
  • whole animal (pointed)
  •    Paratype of Pheidole coracina
  • 19 km N of Guanajuato (state) on Ruta 57
  • North America: Mexico: San Luis Potosi
  • 21 Mayo 1988 (1988-05-21)
Pheidole coracina Wilson, 2003
Animalia Arthropoda Insecta Hymenoptera Apocrita Vespoidea Formicidae Myrmicinae Pheidolini Pheidole coracina
Identified by Edward Osborne Wilson on 2003-12-31
Nature of ID: type ID
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: North America
Country: Mexico
State/Province: San Luis Potosi
Specific Locality: 19 km N of Guanajuato (state) on Ruta 57
Verbatim Locality: MEX, S.L.P. 19 k N estado GTO Ruta 57; collected under rock
Collecting Source: wild caught
Collecting Date: 21 Mayo 1988 (1988-05-21)
William P. Mackay
type number: 34180
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (pointed) good, tentative in collection 2
Remarks: Labels: MEX, S.L.P. 19 k N estado GTO Ruta 57 21 Mayo 1988 W. MacKay #10321; collected under rock; Pheidole coracina Wilson Paratype
Microhabitat: under rock