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  • Entomology 300884 MCZ Entomology
  • Pheidole hortonae
  • whole animal (pointed)
  •    Paratype of Pheidole hortonae
  • Rancho Grande
  • South America: Venezuela: Aragua
  • 23-27 June 1971 (1971-06-23 - 1971-06-27)
Identifications
Pheidole hortonae Wilson, 2003
Animalia Arthropoda Insecta Hymenoptera Apocrita Vespoidea Formicidae Myrmicinae Pheidolini Pheidole hortonae
Identified by Edward Osborne Wilson on 2003-12-31
Nature of ID: type ID
Citations
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: South America
Country: Venezuela
State/Province: Aragua
Specific Locality: Rancho Grande
Verbatim Locality: Estado Aragua, Rancho Grande 1100m, rainfor.; VENEZUELA
General Habitat: rainforest
Collecting Source: wild caught
Elevation: 1100 to 1100 m
Collecting Date: 23-27 June 1971 (1971-06-23 - 1971-06-27)
Collectors
William Louis Brown Jr.
Doris E. Brown
Identifiers
type number: 34235
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (pointed) good, tentative in collection 2
Remarks: Labels: Estado Aragua, Rancho Grande 23-27 June 1100m, rainfor.; VENEZUELA 1971, WL & DE Brown; Pheidole hortonae Wilson Paratype