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  • Entomology 300842 MCZ Entomology
  • Pheidole harrisonfordi
  • whole animal (pointed)
  •    Paratype of Pheidole harrisonfordi
  • El Sauce
  • Central America: Honduras: Santa Barbara
  • March 1979 (1979-03-01 - 1979-03-31)
Pheidole harrisonfordi Wilson, 2003
Animalia Arthropoda Insecta Hymenoptera Apocrita Vespoidea Formicidae Myrmicinae Pheidolini Pheidole harrisonfordi
Identified by Edward Osborne Wilson on 2003-12-31
Nature of ID: type ID
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: Central America
Country: Honduras
State/Province: Santa Barbara
Specific Locality: El Sauce
Verbatim Locality: El Sauce, 700m steep, rocky forest slope; Depto. Santa Barbara, HONDURAS
General Habitat: steep, rocky forest slope
Collecting Source: wild caught
Elevation: 700 to 700 m
Collecting Date: March 1979 (1979-03-01 - 1979-03-31)
William Louis Brown Jr.
type number: 34358
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (pointed) good, tentative in collection 2
Remarks: Labels: El Sauce, 700m steep, rocky forest slope, rotten wood; Depto. Santa Barbara, HONDURAS March 1979. WL Brown; Pheidole harrisonfordi Wilson Paratype
Microhabitat: rotten wood