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  • Entomology 301970 MCZ Entomology
  • Pheidole sigillata
  • whole animal (pointed)
  •    Paratype of Pheidole sigillata
  • Caraguatatuba Res. Forest
  • South America: Brazil: Sao Paulo
  • 18-22 May ;1971 (1971-05-18 - 1971-05-22)
Pheidole sigillata Wilson, 2003
Animalia Arthropoda Insecta Hymenoptera Apocrita Vespoidea Formicidae Myrmicinae Pheidolini Pheidole sigillata
Identified by Edward Osborne Wilson on 2003-12-31
Nature of ID: type ID
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: South America
Country: Brazil
State/Province: Sao Paulo
Specific Locality: Caraguatatuba Res. Forest
Verbatim Locality: Caraguatatuba Res. Florest. 40-80m, rain for.; BRASIL; Est. Sao Paulo
General Habitat: rainforest
Collecting Source: wild caught
Elevation: 40 to 80 m
Collecting Date: 18-22 May ;1971 (1971-05-18 - 1971-05-22)
William Louis Brown, Jr.
Doris E. Brown
type number: 34367
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (pointed) good, tentative in collection 2
Remarks: Labels: Caraguatatuba Res. Florest. 40-80m, 18-22 May, rain for.; BRASIL 1971 Est. Sao Paulo WL & DE Brown; Pheidole sigillata Wilson Paratype