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Species: Pheidole costaricensis   Longino, 2019 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2020)

Pheidole costaricensis Longino, 2019 PDF: 31, plate 19 (s.) COSTA RICA. Neotropic. Primary type information: Costa Rica, Limón: Cerro Platano, 26km WSW Limón, 9.86439 -83.24371 ±50 m, 1050 m, 19-Jun-2015, mature cloud forest, under stone (J. Longino, JTL9332) [MUCR, unique specimen identifier CASENT0637143]. AntCat AntWiki


  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Americas: Costa Rica
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 2 times found in cloud forest, primary, along steep ridge near peak, 1 times found in mature cloud forest.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 2 times at bait, 1 times under stone.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 2 times baiting, 1 times search.

Elevations: collected from 1050 - 1110 meters, 1071 meters average

Collect Date Range: collected on 2015-06-19

Type specimens: Holotype of Pheidole costaricensis Longino 2019: casent0637143; Paratype of Pheidole costaricensis Longino 2019: casent0637142, casent0646642, casent0646643, casent0646644, casent0646645, casent0646646, casent0646647

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