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  • Entomology 301914 MCZ Entomology
  • Pheidole scalaris
  • whole animal (pointed)
  •    Paratype of Pheidole scalaris
  • La Selva
  • Central America: Costa Rica: Heredia
  • 3-23-88
Identifications
Pheidole scalaris Wilson, 2003
Animalia Arthropoda Insecta Hymenoptera Apocrita Vespoidea Formicidae Myrmicinae Pheidolini Pheidole scalaris
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 Prov.; mature rainforest
General Habitat: mature rainforest
Collecting Source: wild caught
Collecting Date: 3-23-88
Collectors
Stefan P. Cover
Identifiers
collector number: SPC CR-84
type number: 34360
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (pointed) good, tentative in collection 2
Remarks: Labels: Costa Rica: La Selva Heredia Prov. CR 84 3-23-88 SP Cover Mature rainforest in clay soil; Pheidole scalaris Wilson Paratypes
Media
 
MCZ Entomology Ants -, pg.13

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Media Details
MCZ Entomology Ants -, pg.13