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  • Entomology 300871 MCZ Entomology
  • Pheidole horribilis
  • whole animal (pointed)
  •    Paratype of Pheidole horribilis
  • Jatun Sacha Biological Station
  • South America: Ecuador: Misahualli
  • 5-20-1992
Pheidole horribilis Wilson, 2003
Animalia Arthropoda Insecta Hymenoptera Apocrita Vespoidea Formicidae Myrmicinae Pheidolini Pheidole horribilis
Identified by Edward Osborne Wilson on 2003-12-31
Nature of ID: type ID
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: South America
Country: Ecuador
State/Province: Misahualli
Specific Locality: Jatun Sacha Biological Station
Verbatim Locality: Jatun Sacha Biol. Stat., Misahuali Ecuador; Primary rainforest
General Habitat: primary rainforest
Collecting Source: wild caught
Collecting Date: 5-20-1992
Peter Frumhoff
type number: 34237
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (pointed) good, tentative in collection 2
Remarks: Labels: Jatun Sacha Biol. Stat., Misahuali Ecuador. 5-20-1992 Coll. P. Frumhoff; Primary rainforest Rotten stick on forest floor; Pheidole horribilis Wilson Paratype
Microhabitat: rotten stick on forest floor