Pheidole texticeps

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Pheidole texticeps
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 texticeps
Wilson, 2003

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Specimen Labels

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.

  • texticeps. Pheidole texticeps Wilson, 2003: 240, figs. (s.w.) COSTA RICA.
    • Junior synonym of plebecula: Longino, 2019: 54.