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  • Entomology 301160 MCZ Entomology
  • Pheidole mirabilis
  • whole animal (pinned)
  •    Paratype of Pheidole mirabilis
  • Represa Calima above dam
  • South America: Colombia: Valle del Cauca
  • 21 Mar.; 1967 (1967-03-21)
Pheidole mirabilis Wilson, 2003
Animalia Arthropoda Insecta Hymenoptera Apocrita Vespoidea Formicidae Myrmicinae Pheidolini Pheidole mirabilis
Identified by Edward Osborne Wilson on 2003-12-31
Nature of ID: expert ID
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: South America
Country: Colombia
State/Province: Valle del Cauca
Specific Locality: Represa Calima above dam
Verbatim Locality: Colombia: Valle; Represa Calima above dam 1600M wet mt forest
General Habitat: wet montane forest
Collecting Source: wild caught
Elevation: 1600 to 1600 m
Collecting Date: 21 Mar.; 1967 (1967-03-21)
Richard B. Root
William Louis Brown Jr.
type number: 34280
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (pinned) good, tentative in collection 3
Remarks: Labels: Colombia: Valle 1967. R.B. Root W.L. Brown; Represa Calima above dam 1600M 21 Mar. met mt forest; Pheidole mirabilis Wilson Paratypes