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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryMexico
State/ProvinceChiapas
LocalityPlayón De La Gloria
Latitude16.15149
Longitude-90.89689
Institution CodeCas
Collection CodeAntweb
Catalog NumberCasent0608821
Collected ByJ. Longino
Date Collected2008-06-25

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Name Brian Fisher
RoleCurator
Emailbfisher@calacademy.org
Name Jon Fong
RoleProgrammer
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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 ByJ. Longino
Date Identified2009-02-20
Catalog Numbercasent0608821
Preparationsdry-mount
Sexmajor worker
Institution CodeCAS
Collection CodeANTWEB
Occurrence IDCAS:ANTWEB:casent0608821
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByJ. Longino
Field NumberJTL6396
Date Collected2008-06-25
Verbatim Date Collected25 Jun 2008
Sampling Protocolsearch
Field NotesNOTEBY 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.
Locality
CountryMexico
State / ProvinceChiapas
Continentnorth america
LocalityPlayón de la Gloria
Habitatwet forest; nest in clay bank
Decimal Latitude16.15149
Decimal Longitude-90.89689
Minimum Elevation in Meters170
Georeference Remarks16
Other
Modified2017-09-27 05:05:43.0
IDCAS:ANTWEB:casent0608821
dwc:ownerInstitutionCodeUVGC
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