Pheidole athertonensis

Every Ant Tells a Story - And Scientists Explain Their Stories Here
Jump to navigation Jump to search
Pheidole athertonensis
Pheidole athertonensis
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Myrmicinae
Tribe: Attini
Genus: Pheidole
Species: P. athertonensis
Binomial name
Pheidole athertonensis
Forel, 1915

Pheidole athertonensis side view

Pheidole athertonensis top view

Specimen labels

Subspecies

Identification

Distribution

Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Australasian Region: Australia (type locality).


Distribution based on AntMaps

AntMapLegend.png

Distribution based on AntWeb specimens

Check data from AntWeb

Biology

Castes

Nomenclature

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

  • athertonensis. Pheidole athertonensis Forel, 1915b: 62 (s.w.q.) AUSTRALIA. Current subspecies: nominal plus cedarensis, tambourinensis.

Type Material

Description

References

  • Forel, A. 1915b. Results of Dr. E. Mjöbergs Swedish Scientific Expeditions to Australia 1910-13. 2. Ameisen. Ark. Zool. 9(1 16: 1-119 (page 62, soldier, worker, queen described)