Pheidole prelli

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Pheidole prelli
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Myrmicinae
Tribe: Attini
Genus: Pheidole
Species: P. prelli
Binomial name
Pheidole prelli
Forel, 1911

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Specimen labels

Subspecies

Identification

A member of the speculifera species group.

Distribution

Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Afrotropical Region: Kenya (type locality).

Distribution based on AntMaps

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Distribution based on AntWeb specimens

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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.

  • prelli. Pheidole prelli Forel, 1911d: 362 (s.w.q.m.) KENYA. Current subspecies: nominal plus ingenita, redbankensis.

Description

References

  • Forel, A. 1911f. Fourmis nouvelles ou intéressantes. Bull. Soc. Vaudoise Sci. Nat. 47: 331-400 (page 362, soldier, worker, queen, male described)