MCZ Kronosaurus Logo

MCZBASE:The Database of the Zoological Collections

Museum of Comparative Zoology - Harvard University

  • Entomology 300792 MCZ Entomology
  • Pheidole glyphoderma
  • whole animal (pointed)
  •    Paratype of Pheidole glyphoderma
  • Monteverde
  • Central America: Costa Rica: Puntarenas
  • 25.V.1979 (1979-05-25)
Pheidole glyphoderma Wilson 2003
Animalia Arthropoda Insecta Hymenoptera Apocrita Vespoidea Formicidae Myrmicinae Pheidolini Pheidole glyphoderma
Identified by Edward Osborne Wilson on 2003-12-31
Nature of ID: type ID
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: Central America
Country: Costa Rica
State/Province: Puntarenas
Specific Locality: Monteverde
Verbatim Locality: COSTA RICA: Monteverde, Puntarenas Prov. 1500m. montane rainforest
General Habitat: montane rainforest
Collecting Method: sugar bait
Collecting Source: wild caught
Elevation: 1500 to 1500 m
Collecting Date: 25.V.1979 (1979-05-25)
Philip S. Ward
collector number: 3528-3
type number: 34224
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (pointed) good, tentative in collection 2
Remarks: Labels: COSTA RICA: Monteverde, Puntarenas Prov. 25.V.1979 1500m. P. Ward #3528-3; at sugar bait, montane rainforest; Pheidole glyphoderma Wilson Paratype
Microhabitat: at sugar bait