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  • Entomology 300861 MCZ Entomology
  • Pheidole hispaniolae
  • whole animal (pointed)
  •    Paratype of Pheidole hispaniolae
  • road south of Balnea rio R. Grande 5.5 km S of Constanza
  • North and Central America: Dominican Republic: La Vega Province: Greater Antilles: Hispaniola
  • Feb. 1975 (1975-02-01 - 1975-02-28)
  • BerkeleyMapper
Identifications
Pheidole hispaniolae Wilson, 2003
Animalia Arthropoda Insecta Hymenoptera Apocrita Vespoidea Formicidae Myrmicinae Pheidolini Pheidole hispaniolae
Identified by Edward Osborne Wilson on 2003-12-31
Nature of ID: type ID
Citations
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: North and Central America
Country: Dominican Republic
State/Province: La Vega Province
Island Group: Greater Antilles
Island: Hispaniola
Specific Locality: road south of Balnea rio R. Grande 5.5 km S of Constanza
Verbatim Locality: Rep. Dominicana Prov. Le Vega; road S. Balnea rio R. Grande 5.5 km S. Constanza 1500 m pine
Collecting Source: wild caught
Elevation: 1500 to 1500 m
Coordinates: 18.86° -70.73° (Datum: WGS84) , Error: 3 km
David Lubertazzi; 2014-05-13; Source: Google Earth
Collecting Date: Feb. 1975 (1975-02-01 - 1975-02-28)
Collectors
William Louis Brown Jr.
Doris E. Brown
Identifiers
type number: 34234
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (pointed) good, tentative in collection 2
Remarks: Labels: road S Balnea-rio R. Grande; 5.5 km S Constanza, 1500 m; pine, under rock; REP DOMINICANA Prov. La Vega Feb. 1975 WL & DE Brown; Pheidole hispaniolae Wilson Paratype
Microhabitat: under rock