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  • Entomology 301879 MCZ Entomology
  • Pheidole rugiceps
  • whole animal (pinned)
  •    Paratype of Pheidole rugiceps
  • La Selva
  • Central America: Costa Rica: Heredia
  • 3-27-88
  • BerkeleyMapper
Identifications
Pheidole rugiceps Wilson, 2003
Animalia Arthropoda Insecta Hymenoptera Apocrita Vespoidea Formicidae Myrmicinae Pheidolini Pheidole rugiceps
Identified by Edward Osborne Wilson on 2003-12-31
Nature of ID: type ID
Citations
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; Mature Primary rainforest
General Habitat: mature primary rainforest
Collecting Source: wild caught
Coordinates: 9.787497° -83.759722° (Datum: WGS84) , Error: 3036 m
Nelson Rios; 2018-10-03; Source: GEOLocate batch georeferencing, 2018-10-03
Coordinate Remarks: [UNDER REVIEW; GEOLOCATE_SCORE: 35; GEOLOCATE_PRECISION: Low; GEOLOCATE_NUMRESULTS: 1]
Collecting Date: 3-27-88
Collectors
Stefan P. Cover
John E. Tobin
Mark W. Moffett
Identifiers
collector number: SPC CR-214
type number: 34352
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (pinned) good, tentative in collection 2
Remarks: Labels: Costa Rica: La Selva Heredia CR214 3-27-88 Cover-Moffatt-Tobin. Mature Primary rainforest; rotten hollow twig on forest floor. No seeds seen in nest.; Pheidole rugiceps Wilson Paratypes
Microhabitat: rotten hollow twig on forest floor; no seeds seen in nest
Media
 
MCZ Entomology Ants -, pg.32

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MCZ Entomology Ants -, pg.32