Pheidole lanuginosa

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Pheidole lanuginosa
Conservation status
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Myrmicinae
Tribe: Attini
Genus: Pheidole
Species: P. lanuginosa
Binomial name
Pheidole lanuginosa
Wilson, 1984

Identification

Distribution

Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Oriental Region: India (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.

  • lanuginosa. Pheidole lanuginosa Wilson, 1984: 318, figs. 1, 2 (q.m.) INDIA.

Description

References

  • Wilson, E. O. 1984b. Tropical social parasites in the ant genus Pheidole, with an analysis of the anatomical parasitic syndrome (Hymenoptera: Formicidae). Insectes Soc. 31: 316-334 (page 318, figs. 1, 2 queen, male described)