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  • Entomology 301827 MCZ Entomology
  • Pheidole petrensis
  • whole animal (pointed)
  •    Paratype of Pheidole petrensis
  • 24 km W. of Cuernavaca
  • North America: Mexico: Mexico
  • 26 May 1988
Pheidole petrensis Wilson, 2003
Animalia Arthropoda Insecta Hymenoptera Apocrita Vespoidea Formicidae Myrmicinae Pheidolini Pheidole petrensis
Identified by Edward Osborne Wilson on 2003-12-31
Nature of ID: type ID
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: North America
Country: Mexico
State/Province: Mexico
Specific Locality: 24 km W. of Cuernavaca
Verbatim Locality: MEX, Mex. 24 k W Cuernavaca 2200m
Collecting Source: wild caught
Elevation: 2200 to 2200 m
Collecting Date: 26 May 1988
William P. Mackay
collector number: 10390
type number: 34327
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (pointed) good, tentative in collection 2
Remarks: Labels: MEX, Mex. 24 k W Cuernavaca 26 May 1988 2200m W. MacKay #10390; Collected under rock; Pheidole petrensis Wilson Paratype
Microhabitat: collected under rock