Pheidole longiceps frontalis

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Pheidole longiceps frontalis
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Myrmicinae
Tribe: Attini
Genus: Pheidole
Species: P. longiceps
Subspecies: P. longiceps frontalis
Trinomial name
Pheidole longiceps frontalis
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.

  • frontalis. Pheidole longiceps var. frontalis Forel, 1902h: 436 (s.w.q.) AUSTRALIA. Currently subspecies of longiceps: Forel, 1910b: 38.

Type Material

Description

References

  • Forel, A. 1902j. Fourmis nouvelles d'Australie. Rev. Suisse Zool. 10: 405-548 (page 436, soldier, worker, queen described)
  • Forel, A. 1910b. Formicides australiens reçus de MM. Froggatt et Rowland Turner. Rev. Suisse Zool. 18: 1-94 (page 38, subspecies of longiceps)