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  • Entomology 301144 MCZ Entomology
  • Pheidole midas
  • whole animal (pinned)
  •    Paratype of Pheidole midas
  • Arima Valley Aripo Ridge
  • North America: Republic of Trinidad and Tobago: Lesser Antilles: Trinidad
  • 5-18-88
Pheidole midas Wilson, 2003
Animalia Arthropoda Insecta Hymenoptera Apocrita Vespoidea Formicidae Myrmicinae Pheidolini Pheidole midas
Identified by Edward Osborne Wilson on 2003-12-31
Nature of ID: type ID
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: North America
Country: Republic of Trinidad and Tobago
Island Group: Lesser Antilles
Island: Trinidad
Specific Locality: Arima Valley Aripo Ridge
Verbatim Locality: Trinidad: Arima Valley Aripo Ridge 1800-2100'
Collecting Source: wild caught
Elevation: 1800 to 2100 ft
Collecting Date: 5-18-88
Stefan P. Cover
John E. Tobin
collector number: SPC T-74
type number: 34278
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (pinned) good, tentative in collection 1
Remarks: Labels: Trinidad: Arima Valley Aripo Ridge 1800-2100 5-18-88 Cover-Moffett T-74; Montane rainforest rotten stick; Pheidole midas Wilson Paratypes;
MCZ Entomology Ants -, pg.60

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MCZ Entomology Ants -, pg.60