Pheidole occipitalis adami

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Pheidole occipitalis adami
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Myrmicinae
Tribe: Attini
Genus: Pheidole
Species: P. occipitalis
Subspecies: P. occipitalis adami
Trinomial name
Pheidole occipitalis adami
Santschi, 1939

Identification

A member of the speculifera species group.

Distribution

Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Afrotropical Region: Guinea (type locality).


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Biology

Castes

Nomenclature

The following information is derived from Barry Bolton's Online Catalogue of the Ants of the World.

  • adami. Pheidole occipitalis var. adami Santschi, 1939f: 161 (w.) GUINEA.

Description

References

  • Santschi, F. 1939f. Résultats scientifiques des croisières du navire-école belge, "Mercator". XIV. Formicidae s. lt. Mém. Mus. R. Hist. Nat. Belg. (2) 15: 159-167 (page 161, worker described)