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  • Entomology 301162 MCZ Entomology
  • Pheidole mirabilis
  • whole animal (pinned)
  •    Paratype of Pheidole mirabilis
  • Pichinde Valley, SW Cali
  • South America: Colombia: Valle del Cauca: Cali
  • 22 mar.; 1967 (1967-03-22)
Identifications
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
Citations
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: South America
Country: Colombia
State/Province: Valle del Cauca
County: Cali
Specific Locality: Pichinde Valley, SW Cali
Verbatim Locality: Colombia: Valle; Pichinde Vy. SW Cali 1570 M. Mt. rainfor.
General Habitat: wet montane forest
Collecting Source: wild caught
Elevation: 1570 to 1570 m
Collecting Date: 22 mar.; 1967 (1967-03-22)
Collectors
Richard B. Root
William Louis Brown Jr.
Identifiers
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; Pichinde Vy. SW Cali 1570 M. 22 mar. Mt. rainfor.; Pheidole mirabilis Wilson Paratypes