Pheidole buchholzi

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Pheidole buchholzi
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Myrmicinae
Tribe: Attini
Genus: Pheidole
Species: P. buchholzi
Binomial name
Pheidole buchholzi
Mayr, 1901

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Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Afrotropical Region: Cameroun (type locality), Guinea, Ivory Coast.

Distribution based on AntMaps


Distribution based on AntWeb specimens

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

  • buchholzi. Pheidole buchholzi Mayr, 1901a: 276 (s.w.) CAMEROUN. Forel, 1916: 413 (q.).



  • Forel, A. 1916. Fourmis du Congo et d'autres provenances récoltées par MM. Hermann Kohl, Luja, Mayné, etc. Rev. Suisse Zool. 24: 397-460 (page 413, queen described)
  • Mayr, G. 1901a [1900]. Drei neue Formiciden aus Kamerun gesammelt von Herrn Prof. Dr. Reinhold Buchholz. Entomol. Tidskr. 21: 273-279 (page 276, soldier, worker described)