Pheidole megacephala speculifrons

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Pheidole megacephala speculifrons
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Myrmicinae
Tribe: Attini
Genus: Pheidole
Species: P. megacephala
Subspecies: P. megacephala speculifrons
Trinomial name
Pheidole megacephala speculifrons
Stitz, 1911

Identification

A member of the megacephala species group

Distribution

Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Afrotropical Region: United Republic of Tanzania.


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Biology

Castes

Nomenclature

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

  • speculifrons. Pheidole megacephala var. speculifrons Stitz, 1911b: 386 (s.w.) TANZANIA.

Description

References

  • Stitz, H. 1911b. Formicidae. Wiss. Ergeb. Dtsch. Zent.-Afr.-Exped. 3: 375-392 (page 386, soldier, worker described)