Pheidole anthracina orba

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Pheidole anthracina orba
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Myrmicinae
Tribe: Attini
Genus: Pheidole
Species: P. anthracina
Subspecies: P. anthracina orba
Trinomial name
Pheidole anthracina orba
Forel, 1902

Identification

Distribution

Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Australasian Region: Australia (type locality).

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Biology

Castes

Nomenclature

The following information is derived from Barry Bolton's New General Catalogue, a catalogue of the world's ants.

  • orba. Pheidole anthracina r. orba Forel, 1902h: 421 (s.w.q.) AUSTRALIA.
    • Subspecies of anthracina: Emery, 1922e: 96; Taylor & Brown, 1985: 75; Bolton, 1995b: 326.

Type Material

Description

References

  • Forel, A. 1902j. Fourmis nouvelles d'Australie. Rev. Suisse Zool. 10: 405-548 (page 421, soldier, worker, queen described)