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  • Entomology 300770 MCZ Entomology
  • Pheidole gemmula
  • whole animal (pointed)
  •    Paratype of Pheidole gemmula
  • Cuzco Amazonico, 15 km NE of Puerto Maldonado
  • South America: Peru: Madre de Dios: Tambopata
  • 6-24-89
Identifications
Pheidole gemmula Wilson, 2003
Animalia Arthropoda Insecta Hymenoptera Apocrita Vespoidea Formicidae Myrmicinae Pheidolini Pheidole gemmula
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
Verbatim Locality: Cuzco Amazonico 15 km NE Puerto Maldonado PERU Tambopata Prov. elev. 200m.; Terra Firme forest. Plot R125
General Habitat: terra firme forest
Collecting Source: wild caught
Elevation: 200 to 200 m
Collecting Date: 6-24-89
Collectors
Stefan P. Cover
John E. Tobin
Identifiers
collector number: SPC CA-468
type number: 34218
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 Tambopata Prov. 6-24-89 SPCover JE Tobin CA-468 elev. 200m.; Terra Firme forest. Plot R125 moist chunk of white rotten wood buried in Litter. colony fragment; Pheidole gemmula Wilson & Brown Paratype
Microhabitat: moist trunk of white rotten wood buried in litter
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MCZ Entomology Ants -, pg.4

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MCZ Entomology Ants -, pg.4