Pheidole bergi pulliventris

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Pheidole bergi pulliventris
Scientific classification (junior synonym of Pheidole bergi)
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Myrmicinae
Tribe: Attini
Genus: Pheidole
Species: Pheidole bergi pulliventris
Santschi, 1929

This taxon is not in use as it is currently considered to be a junior synonym of Pheidole bergi.


The following information is derived from Barry Bolton's Online Catalogue of the Ants of the World.

  • pulliventris. Pheidole bergi st. pulliventris Santschi, 1929d: 288 (s.) BRAZIL. Junior synonym of bergi: Wilson, 2003: 269.


  • Santschi, F. 1929d. Nouvelles fourmis de la République Argentine et du Brésil. An. Soc. Cient. Argent. 107: 273-316 (page 288, soldier described)
  • Wilson, E. O. 2003. Pheidole in the New World: A dominant, hyperdiverse ant genus. Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Press, [ix] + 794 pp.: 794pp (page 269, Junior synonym of bergi)