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  • Entomology 301189 MCZ Entomology
  • Pheidole monteverdensis
  • whole animal (pinned)
  •    Paratype of Pheidole monteverdensis
  • Monteverde, 0.25 km E of Lecheria
  • Central America: Costa Rica: Puntarenas
  • 3-19-88
Identifications
Pheidole monteverdensis Wilson, 2003
Animalia Arthropoda Insecta Hymenoptera Apocrita Vespoidea Formicidae Myrmicinae Pheidolini Pheidole monteverdensis
Identified by Edward Osborne Wilson on 2003-12-31
Nature of ID: expert ID
Citations
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: Central America
Country: Costa Rica
State/Province: Puntarenas
Specific Locality: Monteverde, 0.25 km E of Lecheria
Verbatim Locality: Monteverde, Costa Rica: Puntavenas Prov. 0.25Km E. Lecheria. elev. 4300'; Mature secondary montane rainforest
General Habitat: mature secondary montane rainforest
Collecting Source: wild caught
Elevation: 4300 to 4300 ft
Collecting Date: 3-19-88
Collectors
Stefan P. Cover
John E. Tobin
Mark W. Moffett
Identifiers
collector number: SPC CR-24
type number: 34284
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (pinned) good, tentative in collection 2
Remarks: Labels: Monteverde, Costa Rica: Puntavenas Prov. 3-19-88 Cover, Moffet, Tobin. 0.25Km E. Lecheria. elev. 4300'; Mature secondary montane rainforest . rotten stick on forest floor; Pheidole monteverdensis Wilson Paratypes
Microhabitat: rotten stick on forest floor
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MCZ Entomology Ants -, pg.4

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MCZ Entomology Ants -, pg.4