Pheidole gambogia

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

Pheidole gambogia castype06940-01 profile 1.jpg

Pheidole gambogia castype06940-01 dorsal 1.jpg

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Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

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

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

  • gambogia. Pheidole (Pheidole) gambogia Donisthorpe, 1948b: 303 (s.w.) NEW GUINEA.



  • Donisthorpe, H. 1948b [1947]. A second instalment of the Ross Collection of ants from New Guinea. Ann. Mag. Nat. Hist. 11(14): 297-317 (page 303, soldier, worker described)