Pheidole perdiligens

Every Ant Tells a Story - And Scientists Explain Their Stories Here
Jump to navigation Jump to search
Pheidole perdiligens
Scientific classification (junior synonym of Pheidole plebecula)
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Myrmicinae
Tribe: Attini
Genus: Pheidole
Species: Pheidole perdiligens
Wilson, 2003

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


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

  • perdiligens. Pheidole perdiligens Wilson, 2003: 213, figs. (s.w.) COSTA RICA.
    • Junior synonym of texticeps: Longino, 2009: 85.
    • Junior synonym of plebecula: Longino, 2019: 54.