Pheidole sculpturata zambesiana

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Pheidole sculpturata zambesiana
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Myrmicinae
Tribe: Attini
Genus: Pheidole
Species: P. sculpturata
Subspecies: P. sculpturata zambesiana
Trinomial name
Pheidole sculpturata zambesiana
Forel, 1913

Identification

A member of the excellens species group.

Distribution

Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Afrotropical Region: Zambia, Zimbabwe (type locality).


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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.

  • zambesiana. Pheidole sculpturata r. zambesiana Forel, 1913a: 133 (s.w.) ZIMBABWE.

Description

References

  • Forel, A. 1913a. Fourmis de Rhodesia, etc. récoltées par M. G. Arnold, le Dr. H. Brauns et K. Fikendey. Ann. Soc. Entomol. Belg. 57: 108-147 (page 133, soldier, worker described)