Pheidole exasperata

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Pheidole exasperata
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Myrmicinae
Tribe: Attini
Genus: Pheidole
Species: P. exasperata
Binomial name
Pheidole exasperata
(Mayr, 1866)

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Specimen labels



Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Palaearctic Region: China.

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.

  • exasperata. Ischnomyrmex exasperatus Mayr, 1866a: 506, fig. 12 (w.) "ohne Vaterlandsangabe". Combination in Pheidole: Viehmeyer, 1914d: 606.

Unless otherwise noted the text for the remainder of this section is reported from the publication that includes the original description.


Type Material

Eguchi (2001b) - Minor, type locality not indicated on its labels, as noted in Mayr 1866. One syntype (minor, Naturhistorisches Museum Wien, Vienna was examined and is designated as the lectotype.