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  • Entomology 300885 MCZ Entomology
  • Pheidole hortonae
  • whole animal (pointed)
  •    Paratype of Pheidole hortonae
  • Rancho Grande to Ocumare
  • South America: Venezuela: Aragua
  • 25-VI; 1971 (1971-06-25)
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 to Ocumare
Verbatim Locality: Rancho Grande to Ocumare Aragua 600m rainfor. VENEZUELA
General Habitat: rainforest
Collecting Source: wild caught
Elevation: 600 to 600 m
Collecting Date: 25-VI; 1971 (1971-06-25)
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: Rancho Grande to Ocumare Aragua 600m 25-VI rainfor. VENEZUELA 1971, WL & DE Brown; Pheidole hortonae Wilson Paratype