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  • Entomology 301227 MCZ Entomology
  • Pheidole multispina
  • whole animal (pinned)
  •    Paratype of Pheidole multispina
  • 3 km NW of Gamboa
  • Central America: Panama: Canal Zone
  • 10.xii.1983 (1983-12-10)
  • BerkeleyMapper
Identifications
Pheidole multispina Wilson, 2003
Animalia Arthropoda Insecta Hymenoptera Apocrita Vespoidea Formicidae Myrmicinae Pheidolini Pheidole multispina
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: Panama
State/Province: Canal Zone
Specific Locality: 3 km NW of Gamboa
Verbatim Locality: Panama Canal Zone 3km NW Gamboa 40m
General Habitat: rainforest
Collecting Source: wild caught
Elevation: 40 to 40 m
Coordinates: 9° 8´ 30´´ N 79° 43´ 30´´ W (Datum: unknown)
Philip S. Ward; 1983-12-10; Source: unknown
Coordinate Remarks: When seconds not given, '30' used as placeholder.
Verbatim Coordinates: 9°08'N 79°43'W
System: degrees minutes seconds; Datum:
Collecting Date: 10.xii.1983 (1983-12-10)
Collectors
Philip S. Ward
Identifiers
type number: 34286
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (pinned) good, tentative in collection 3
Remarks: Labels: Panama Canal Zone 3km NW Gamboa 9°08'N 79°43'W 10.xii.1983 40m P.S. Ward 6391-25; sifted litter (leaf, mold, rotten wood) rainforest; Pheidole multispina Wilson Paratype
Microhabitat: sifted litter (leaf, mold, rotten wood)