Pheidole cocciphaga

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Pheidole cocciphaga
Scientific classification (junior synonym of Pheidole longiscapa)
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Myrmicinae
Tribe: Attini
Genus: Pheidole
Species: Pheidole cocciphaga
Borgmeier, 1934

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Specimen Labels

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


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

  • cocciphaga. Pheidole cocciphaga Borgmeier, 1934: 99, fig. 3 (s.w.q.) SURINAM.
    • Status as species: Wilson, 2003: 181.
    • Junior synonym of longiscapa: Longino, 2019: 44.