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  • Entomology 300599 MCZ Entomology
  • Pheidole diabolus
  • whole animal (pointed)
  •    Paratype of Pheidole diabolus
  • Finca Los Guaduales, 10 km SW of San Jose del Palmer, Rio Torito
  • South America: Colombia: Choco
  • 1-4 June 1978 (1978-06-01 - 1978-06-04)
Pheidole diabolus Wilson, 2003
Animalia Arthropoda Insecta Hymenoptera Apocrita Vespoidea Formicidae Myrmicinae Pheidolini Pheidole diabolus
Identified by Edward Osborne Wilson on 2003-12-31
Nature of ID: type ID
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: South America
Country: Colombia
State/Province: Choco
Specific Locality: Finca Los Guaduales, 10 km SW of San Jose del Palmer, Rio Torito
Verbatim Locality: 760m, Finca Los Guaduales, on forest slope; COLOMBIA: Choco 10 km SWS. Jose del Palmar, Rio Torito
General Habitat: forest slope
Collecting Source: wild caught
Elevation: 760 to 760 m
Collecting Date: 1-4 June 1978 (1978-06-01 - 1978-06-04)
Charles Kugler
type number: 34194
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (pointed) good, tentative in collection 2
Remarks: Labels: 760 m. Finca Los Guaduales, on ridge; COLOMBIA: Choco 10 km SW S. Jose del Palmer, Rio Torito, 1-4 June 1978, C. Kugler; Pheidole diabolus Wilson Paratype