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  • Entomology 300667 MCZ Entomology
  • Pheidole epetrion
  • whole animal (pointed)
  •    Paratype of Pheidole epetrion
  • Endesa Forest Reserve
  • South America: Ecuador: Pichincha
  • 25/I/1994 (1994-01-25)
Pheidole epetrion Wilson, 2003
Animalia Arthropoda Insecta Hymenoptera Apocrita Vespoidea Formicidae Myrmicinae Pheidolini Pheidole epetrion
Identified by Edward Osborne Wilson on 2003-12-31
Nature of ID: type ID
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: South America
Country: Ecuador
State/Province: Pichincha
Specific Locality: Endesa Forest Reserve
Verbatim Locality: ECUADOR: Endesa Forest Reserve Pichincha Province; 2° forest ground;
General Habitat: secondary forest
Collecting Source: wild caught
Collecting Date: 25/I/1994 (1994-01-25)
Leeanne E. Alonso
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (pointed) good, tentative in collection 1
Remarks: Labels: ECUADOR: Endesa Forest Reserve Pichincha Province L.E. Tennant 25/I/1994; LET #734; 2° forest ground; Pheidole sp 5; Pheidole epetrion Wilson Paratype;
Microhabitat: on ground