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  • Entomology 300579 MCZ Entomology
  • Pheidole desertorum
  • whole animal (pointed)
  •    Syntype of Pheidole desertorum
  • Fort Davis
  • North America: United States: Texas: Jeff Davis
  • [no verbatim date data] (1700-01-01 - 1906-12-31)
Pheidole desertorum Wheeler, W.M., 1906
Animalia Arthropoda Insecta Hymenoptera Apocrita Vespoidea Formicidae Myrmicinae Pheidolini Pheidole desertorum
Identified by Wheeler on 2012-12-31
Nature of ID: type ID
Wheeler 1906, Page 337, Syntype of Pheidole desertorum

Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: North America
Country: United States
State/Province: Texas
County: Jeff Davis
Specific Locality: Fort Davis
Verbatim Locality: Ft. Davis Tx
Collecting Source: wild caught
Collecting Date: [no verbatim date data] (1700-01-01 - 1906-12-31)
William Morton Wheeler
type number: 9133
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (pointed) good, tentative in collection 1
collection: W. M. Wheeler Collection
  Rachel L. Hawkins
Remarks: Labels: Ft. Davis Tx W.M. Wheeler. Collection.; TYPE No. A.M.N.H.; M.C.Z. coType 9133