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  • Entomology 301436 MCZ Entomology
  • Pheidole nitella
  • whole animal (pointed)
  •    Paratype of Pheidole nitella
  • La Selva
  • Central America: Costa Rica: Heredia
  • 1-18-79
Pheidole nitella Wilson, 2003
Animalia Arthropoda Insecta Hymenoptera Apocrita Vespoidea Formicidae Myrmicinae Pheidolini Pheidole nitella
Identified by Edward Osborne Wilson on 2003-12-31
Nature of ID: type ID
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: Central America
Country: Costa Rica
State/Province: Heredia
Specific Locality: La Selva
Verbatim Locality: Costa Rica: La Selva Heredia Prov. mature rainforest
General Habitat: mature rainforest
Collecting Source: wild caught
Collecting Date: 1-18-79
Stefan P. Cover
collector number: SPC CR-79-1
type number: 34295
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (pointed) good, tentative in collection 2
Remarks: Labels: Costa Rica: La Selva Heredia Prov. CR274 3-31-88 Cover-Moffet-Tobin. Mature rainforest. Rotten stick on forest floor.; Pheidole nitella Wilson Paratype
Microhabitat: rotten stick on forest floor
MCZ Entomology Ants -, pg.13

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