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  • Entomology 300699 MCZ Entomology
  • Pheidole fowleri
  • whole animal (pointed)
  •    Paratype of Pheidole fowleri
  • 48 km S of Goiania, Ruta 153
  • South America: Brazil: Goiás
  • 9-V; 1971 (1971-05-09)
Identifications
Pheidole fowleri Wilson, 2003
Animalia Arthropoda Insecta Hymenoptera Apocrita Vespoidea Formicidae Myrmicinae Pheidolini Pheidole fowleri
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: Brazil
State/Province: Goiás
Specific Locality: 48 km S of Goiania, Ruta 153
Verbatim Locality: Ruta 153, 48 km S Goiania rocky forest; Brasil Estado Goias
General Habitat: rocky forest
Collecting Source: wild caught
Collecting Date: 9-V; 1971 (1971-05-09)
Collectors
William Louis Brown Jr.
Doris E. Brown
Identifiers
type number: 35153
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (pointed) good, tentative in collection 1
Remarks: Labels: Ruta 153, 48 km S Goiania 9-V rocky forest; Brasil 1971 Estado Goias WL & DE Brown; Pheidole fowleri Wilson Paratype