× Take our 30-second survey
The U.S. National Science Foundation and iDigBio are required to collect information on use of digitized collections-based specimen data. Please help us meet this requirement every time you use this search portal. Sustainability of the national digitization effort depends on evidence of data use! Maybe later.

Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryMexico
State/ProvinceChiapas
LocalityJ. Longino
Latitude16.15149
Longitude-90.89689
Institution CodeCas
Collection CodeAntweb
Catalog NumberCasent0608821
Collected ByWet Forest; Nest In Clay Bank

From Recordset

http://antweb.org

AntWeb is the world's largest online database of images, specimen records, and natural history information on ants. It is community driven and open to contribution from anyone with specimen records, natural history comments, or images.

Contacts

Name Brian Fisher
RoleCurator
Emailbfisher@calacademy.org
Name Jon Fong
RoleProgrammer
Emailjfong@calacademy.org
Name Brian Fisher
RoleCurator
Emailbfisher@calacademy.org
  • Data
  • Flags
  • Raw
Taxonomy
Scientific Namepheidole bigote
Higher Classficationanimalia;arthropoda;insecta;hymenoptera;hymenoptera;formicidae;myrmicinae
Kingdomanimalia
Phylumarthropoda
Classinsecta
Orderhymenoptera
Familyformicidae
GenusPheidole
Specific Epithetbigote
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Type StatusParatype Pheidole bigote
Identified ByJTL6396
Date Identified2009-02-20
Catalog Numbercasent0608821
Preparationsmajor worker
Sexsearch
Institution CodeCAS
Collection CodeANTWEB
Occurrence IDCAS:ANTWEB:casent0608821
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected Bywet forest; nest in clay bank
Field Numberdry-mount
Date CollectedNOTEBY J. Longino, NOTEDATE 25-Jun-08: Pheidole bigoton (new species); nest in clay bank; workers recruit to cookie bait; 3 small unadorned entrances leading to some chambers just under surface, then series of five regular descending horizontal chambers connected by narrow slanting tunnels (see drawing); queen in fifth chamber, at bottom; total depth 12cm.
Verbatim Date Collected2008-06-25
Sampling ProtocolJ. Longino
Locality
CountryMexico
State / ProvinceChiapas
Continentnorth america
LocalityJ. Longino
Habitat2008-06-25
Decimal Latitude16.15149
Decimal Longitude-90.89689
Minimum Elevation in Meters25 Jun 2008
Location RemarksPlayón de la Gloria
Georeference Remarks16
Other
Modified2017-11-20 14:08:59.0
IDCAS:ANTWEB:casent0608821
dwc:datasetIDd65d91f3-2aa6-4824-85a3-9ac72a57c596
dwc:ownerInstitutionCodeUVGC
specimen list