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  • Entomology 300508 MCZ Entomology
  • Pheidole cuprina
  • whole animal (pointed)
  •    Paratype of Pheidole cuprina
  • Cuzco Amazonico, 15 km NE of Puerto Maldonado
  • South America: Peru: Madre de Dios: Tambopata
  • 6-23-89
Identifications
Pheidole cuprina Wilson, 2003
Animalia Arthropoda Insecta Hymenoptera Apocrita Vespoidea Formicidae Myrmicinae Pheidolini Pheidole cuprina
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: Peru
State/Province: Madre de Dios
County: Tambopata
Specific Locality: Cuzco Amazonico, 15 km NE of Puerto Maldonado
Verbatim Locality: Cuzco Amazonico 15 km NE Puerto Maldonado, PERU Tambonata Prov. elev. 200m; Terra Firma forest Plot R116 Rotten branch on litter surface
General Habitat: terra firme forest
Collecting Source: wild caught
Elevation: 200 to 200 m
Collecting Date: 6-23-89
Collectors
Stefan P. Cover
John E. Tobin
Identifiers
collector number: SPC CA-442
type number: 34187
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (pointed) good, tentative in collection 2
Remarks: Labels: Cuzco Amazonico 15 km NE Puerto Maldonado, PERU Tambonata Prov. 6-23-89 SP Cover JE Tobin CA - 442 elev. 200m; Terra Firma forest Plot R116 Rotten branch on litter surface; Pheidole cuprina Wilson Paratype
Microhabitat: rotten branch on litter surface
Media
 
MCZ Entomology Ants -, pg.70

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MCZ Entomology Ants -, pg.70