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  • Entomology 300815 MCZ Entomology
  • Pheidole hamtoni
  • whole animal (pointed)
  •    Paratype of Pheidole hamtoni
  • 5 miles NW of Tequila
  • North America: Mexico: Jalisco
  • VIII-7-71 (1971-08-07)
Pheidole hamtoni Wilson, 2003
Animalia Arthropoda Insecta Hymenoptera Apocrita Vespoidea Formicidae Myrmicinae Pheidolini Pheidole hamtoni
Identified by Edward Osborne Wilson on 2003-12-31
Nature of ID: type ID
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: North America
Country: Mexico
State/Province: Jalisco
Specific Locality: 5 miles NW of Tequila
Verbatim Locality: Mex. Jalisco 5 mi. NW Tequila 4000 ft.
Collecting Source: wild caught
Elevation: 4000 to 4000 ft
Collecting Date: VIII-7-71 (1971-08-07)
Robert J. Hamton
type number: 34231
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (pointed) good, tentative in collection 3
Remarks: Labels: Mex. Jalisco 5 mi. NW Tequila 4000 ft. VIII-7-71 Coll. R.J. Hamton; Pheidole hamtoni Wilson Paratype