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  • Entomology 300611 MCZ Entomology
  • Pheidole dossena
  • whole animal (pointed)
  •    Paratype of Pheidole dossena
  • La Selva
  • Central America: Costa Rica: Heredia
  • 1-16-79
Identifications
Pheidole dossena Wilson, 2003
Animalia Arthropoda Insecta Hymenoptera Apocrita Vespoidea Formicidae Myrmicinae Pheidolini Pheidole dossena
Identified by Edward Osborne Wilson on 2003-12-31
Nature of ID: type ID
Citations
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: Central America
Country: Costa Rica
State/Province: Heredia
Specific Locality: La Selva
Verbatim Locality: Costa Rica: La Selva Heredia Prov. Mature rain forest
General Habitat: mature rainforest
Collecting Source: wild caught
Collecting Date: 1-16-79
Collectors
Stefan P. Cover
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (pointed) good, tentative in collection 2
Remarks: Labels: Costa Rica: La Selva Heredia Prov. 1-16-79 SPCover Mature rain forest Rotten wood on forest floor.; Pheidole dossena Wilson Paratype;
Microhabitat: rotten wood on forest floor