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  • Entomology 301998 MCZ Entomology
  • Pheidole sexspinosa
  • whole animal (pinned)
  •    Syntype of Pheidole sexspinosa adamsoni
  • Papeari
  • Oceania: French Polynesia: Society Islands: Tahiti
  • XI-9-28 (1928-11-09)
Identifications
Pheidole sexspinosa Mayr, 1870
Animalia Arthropoda Insecta Hymenoptera Apocrita Vespoidea Formicidae Myrmicinae Pheidolini Pheidole sexspinosa
Identified by Edward Osborne Wilson on 1967-12-31
Nature of ID: taxonomic revision
Remarks: Wilson and Taylor (1967)
Pheidole sexspinosa adamsoni Wheeler, 1932
Animalia Arthropoda Insecta Hymenoptera Apocrita Vespoidea Formicidae Myrmicinae Pheidolini Pheidole sexspinosa adamsoni
Identified by William Morton Wheeler on 1932-12-31
Nature of ID: type ID
Citations
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: Oceania
Country: French Polynesia
Island Group: Society Islands
Island: Tahiti
Specific Locality: Papeari
Verbatim Locality: Society Is. Tahiti I.; Papeari
Collecting Source: wild caught
Collecting Date: XI-9-28 (1928-11-09)
Collecting Event Remarks: Pacific Entomological Survey
Collectors
A. M. Adams
Identifiers
type number: 20643
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (pinned) good, tentative in collection 1
Remarks: Labels: Society Is. Tahiti I.; Papeari XI-9-28; A.M. Adams collector; Pacific Entomological Survey; Wm. M. Wheeler; cotype; MCZ cotype 20643; Syntypes Pheidole sexspinosa subsp. adamsoni Wheeler