MCZ Kronosaurus Logo

MCZBASE:The Database of the Zoological Collections

Museum of Comparative Zoology - Harvard University

  • Entomology 301276 MCZ Entomology
  • Pheidole nigricula
  • whole animal (pointed)
  •    Paratype of Pheidole nigricula
  • La Selva near Puerto Viejo
  • Central America: Costa Rica: Heredia
  • [no verbatim date data] (1700-01-01 - 2003-12-31)
  • BerkeleyMapper
Pheidole nigricula Wilson, 2003
Animalia Arthropoda Insecta Hymenoptera Apocrita Vespoidea Formicidae Myrmicinae Pheidolini Pheidole nigricula
Identified by Edward Osborne Wilson on 2003-12-31
Nature of ID: expert ID
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: Central America
Country: Costa Rica
State/Province: Heredia
Specific Locality: La Selva near Puerto Viejo
Verbatim Locality: Costa Rica: La Selva Hered. Prov. nr Prto. Viejo primary forest
General Habitat: primary forest
Collecting Source: wild caught
Coordinates: 10.430767° -84.007633° (Datum: WGS84) , Error: 1214 m
Laura Leibensperger; 2018-01-16; Source: GEOLocate
Coordinate Remarks: coordinates are for La Selva Biological Station
Collecting Date: [no verbatim date data] (1700-01-01 - 2003-12-31)
Stefan P. Cover
John E. Tobin
Mark W. Moffett
collector number: SPC CR-190
type number: 34294
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (pointed) good, tentative in collection 2
Remarks: Labels: Costa Rica: La Selva Hered. Prov. nr Prto. Viejo 190 Cover/Moffett/Tobin primary forest twig L.; Pheidole nigricula Wilson Paratype;
Microhabitat: twig
MCZ Entomology Ants -, pg.29

text (text/html)
Media Details
MCZ Entomology Ants -, pg.29