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  • Entomology 301835 MCZ Entomology
  • Pheidole pilifera
  • whole animal (pinned)
  •    Syntype of Pheidole pilifera coloradensis var. simulans
  • Great Notch
  • North America: United States: New Jersey: Passaic
  • [no verbatim date data] (1700-01-01 - 1908-12-31)
Identifications
Pheidole pilifera (Roger, 1863)
Animalia Arthropoda Insecta Hymenoptera Apocrita Vespoidea Formicidae Myrmicinae Pheidolini Pheidole pilifera
Identified by Edward Osborne Wilson
Nature of ID: taxonomic revision
Pheidole pilifera (Roger, 1863)
Animalia Arthropoda Insecta Hymenoptera Apocrita Vespoidea Formicidae Myrmicinae Pheidolini Pheidole pilifera
Identified by William S. Creighton on 1950-12-31
Nature of ID: taxonomic revision
Remarks: Material of unavailable name simulans referred to pilfer by Creighton (1950).
Pheidole pilifera coloradensis var. simulans Wheeler
Animalia Arthropoda Insecta Hymenoptera Apocrita Vespoidea Formicidae Myrmicinae Pheidolini Pheidole pilifera coloradensis var. simulans
Identified by William Morton Wheeler on 1908-12-31
Nature of ID: type ID
Citations
 
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Media Details
The ants of Texas, New Mexico and Arizona. (Part I.)
 
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: North America
Country: United States
State/Province: New Jersey
County: Passaic
Specific Locality: Great Notch
Verbatim Locality: Great Notch NJ
Collecting Source: wild caught
Collecting Date: [no verbatim date data] (1700-01-01 - 1908-12-31)
Collectors
William Morton Wheeler
Identifiers
type number: 20723
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (pinned) good in collection 2
Remarks: Labels: Great Notch NJ Wheeler; Cotype No. A.M.N.H.; MCZ cotype 9- 20723; Syntype Pheidole pilifera subsp. coloradensis var. simulans Wheeler