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  • Entomology 300796 MCZ Entomology
  • Pheidole gnomus
  • whole animal (pointed)
  •    Paratype of Pheidole gnomus
  • 3 km E of Tandapi
  • South America: Ecuador: Pichincha
  • VI 1975 (1975-06-01 - 1975-06-30)
Identifications
Pheidole gnomus Wilson, 2003
Animalia Arthropoda Insecta Hymenoptera Apocrita Vespoidea Formicidae Myrmicinae Pheidolini Pheidole gnomus
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: Ecuador
State/Province: Pichincha
Specific Locality: 3 km E of Tandapi
Verbatim Locality: ECUADOR; Pichincha: 3 km E Tandapi 1300M, litter wet ravine
General Habitat: wet ravine
Collecting Source: wild caught
Elevation: 1300 to 1300 m
Collecting Date: VI 1975 (1975-06-01 - 1975-06-30)
Collectors
Stewart B. Peck
Jarmila Peck
Identifiers
type number: 34225
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (pointed) good, tentative in collection 1
Remarks: Labels: ECUADOR VI 1975 S. & J. Peck; Pichincha: 3 km E Tandapi 1300M, litter wet ravine; Pheidole gnomus Wilson Paratype
Microhabitat: litter