Pheidole moramanaensis

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Pheidole moramanaensis
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Myrmicinae
Tribe: Attini
Genus: Pheidole
Species: P. moramanaensis
Binomial name
Pheidole moramanaensis
Salata & Fisher, 2020

The species was collected between 865–1075 m in elevation, in transition humid forest, rainforest, and montane rainforest. Nests were located in rotten logs, rotted twigs on the ground, and dead bamboo above the ground.

Identification

Distribution

Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Malagasy Region: Madagascar (type locality).


Distribution based on AntMaps

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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.

  • moramanaensis. Pheidole moramanaensis Salata & Fisher, 2020: 143, figs. 53A–F, 85L, 87P (w.) MADAGASCAR.

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