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  • Entomology 300797 MCZ Entomology
  • Pheidole gradifer
  • whole animal (pointed)
  •    Paratype of Pheidole gradifer
  • Santa Rosa National Park, 1 km E of station
  • Central America: Costa Rica: Guanacaste
  • 19 October '92 (1992-10-19)
Identifications
Pheidole gradifer Wilson, 2003
Animalia Arthropoda Insecta Hymenoptera Apocrita Vespoidea Formicidae Myrmicinae Pheidolini Pheidole gradifer
Identified by Edward Osborne Wilson on 2003-12-31
Nature of ID: type ID
Citations
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: Central America
Country: Costa Rica
State/Province: Guanacaste
Specific Locality: Santa Rosa National Park, 1 km E of station
Verbatim Locality: Costa Rica: Guanacaste Prov. 1 km E Station Santa Rosa N. Pk. Trop. dry forest 280m
General Habitat: tropical dry forest
Collecting Method: tuna bait
Collecting Source: wild caught
Elevation: 280 to 280 m
Collecting Date: 19 October '92 (1992-10-19)
Collectors
David M. Olson
Identifiers
type number: 34226
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (pointed) good, tentative in collection 2
Remarks: Labels: Costa Rica: Guanacaste Prov. 1 km E Station Santa Rosa N. Pk. Trop. dry forest 280m Tuna bait 19 October '92 David Olson; Pheidole gradifer Wilson Paratype.