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  • Entomology 301999 MCZ Entomology
  • Pheidole sexspinosa
  • whole animal (pinned)
  •    Syntype of Pheidole sexspinosa adamsoni
  • Fatu Hiva
  • Oceania: French Polynesia: Marquesas Islands: Fatu Hiva
  • [no verbatim date data] (1700-01-01 - 1932-12-31)
Identifications
Pheidole sexspinosa Mayr, 1870
Animalia Arthropoda Insecta Hymenoptera Apocrita Vespoidea Formicidae Myrmicinae Pheidolini Pheidole sexspinosa
Identified by Stefan P. Cover on 2014-08-29
Nature of ID: taxonomic revision
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: expert ID
Citations
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: Oceania
Country: French Polynesia
Island Group: Marquesas Islands
Island: Fatu Hiva
Specific Locality: Fatu Hiva
Verbatim Locality: Fatu Hiva Marquesas Is.;
Collecting Source: wild caught
Collecting Date: [no verbatim date data] (1700-01-01 - 1932-12-31)
Collectors
[no agent data]
Identifiers
type number: 20643
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (pinned) good, tentative in collection 3
Remarks: Labels: Fatu Hiva Marquesas Is.; Wm. M. Wheeler; cotype; MCZ cotype 20643; Syntypes Pheidole sexspinosa subsp. adamsoni Wheeler