Pheidole perversa

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Pheidole perversa
Scientific classification (junior synonym of Pheidole strobeli)
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Myrmicinae
Tribe: Attini
Genus: Pheidole
Species: Pheidole perversa
Forel, 1908

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


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

  • perversa. Pheidole perversa Forel, 1908c: 373 (s.w.) BRAZIL.
    • Subspecies of strobeli: Emery, 1922e: 101.
    • Subspecies of nitidula: Kempf, 1972a: 197.
    • Junior synonym of nitidula: Wilson, 2003: 328.
    • Junior synonym of strobeli: Casadei-Ferreira, Economo & Feitosa, 2020: 15.