Pheidole sexdentata

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Pheidole sexdentata
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Myrmicinae
Tribe: Attini
Genus: Pheidole
Species: P. sexdentata
Binomial name
Pheidole sexdentata
Donisthorpe, 1948

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Pheidole sexdentata castype06948 dorsal 1.jpg

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Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Indo-Australian Region: New Guinea (type locality).

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Distribution based on specimens

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The above specimen data are provided by AntWeb. Please see Pheidole sexdentata for further details




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

  • sexdentata. Pheidole (Pheidolacanthinus) sexdentatus Donisthorpe, 1948d: 592 (w.) NEW GUINEA.



  • Donisthorpe, H. 1948d. A third instalment of the Ross Collection of ants from New Guinea. Ann. Mag. Nat. Hist. 11(14): 589-604 (page 592, worker described)