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  • Entomology 300744 MCZ Entomology
  • Pheidole galba
  • whole animal (pointed)
  •    Paratype of Pheidole galba
  • Cuzco Amazonico, 15 km NE of Puerto Maldonado, trail A along river
  • South America: Peru: Madre de Dios: Tambopata
  • 6-17-91
  • BerkeleyMapper
Identifications
Pheidole galba Wilson, 2003
Animalia Arthropoda Insecta Hymenoptera Apocrita Vespoidea Formicidae Myrmicinae Pheidolini Pheidole galba
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: Peru
State/Province: Madre de Dios
County: Tambopata
Specific Locality: Cuzco Amazonico, 15 km NE of Puerto Maldonado, trail A along river
Verbatim Locality: Cuzco Amazonico 15 km NE Puerto Maldonado PERU Madre de Dios elev. 200m; Trail A 0-200 m. along river; Terra Firme forest
General Habitat: terra firme forest, along river
Collecting Source: wild caught
Elevation: 0 to 200 m
Coordinates: -12.497473° -69.090947° (Datum: WGS84) , Error: 6233 m
Nelson Rios; 2018-10-03; Source: GEOLocate batch georeferencing, 2018-10-03
Coordinate Remarks: [UNDER REVIEW; GEOLOCATE_SCORE: 91; GEOLOCATE_PRECISION: High; GEOLOCATE_NUMRESULTS: 2]
Collecting Date: 6-17-91
Collectors
Stefan P. Cover
John E. Tobin
Identifiers
collector number: SPC CA2-18
type number: 34215
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (pointed) good, tentative in collection 2
Remarks: Labels: Cuzco Amazonico 15 km NE Puerto Maldonado PERU Madre de Dios 6-17-91 SPCover elev. 200m. CA2-18; Trail A 0-200m. along river; Terra Firme forest; soil nest with fragile castle-like super-structure of soil particles; Pheidole galba Wilson PARATYPES
Microhabitat: soil nest with fragile castle-like super-structure of soil particles
Media
 
MCZ Entomology Ants -, pg.3

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