Pheidole makaensis

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Pheidole makaensis
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Myrmicinae
Tribe: Attini
Genus: Pheidole
Species group: makaensis
Species: P. makaensis
Binomial name
Pheidole makaensis
Salata & Fisher, 2020

The species was collected at an elevation of 500 m, in gallery forest with bamboo. Nest was located in dead twig above ground.



Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Malagasy Region: Madagascar (type locality).

Distribution based on AntMaps


Distribution based on AntWeb specimens

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

  • makaensis. Pheidole makaensis Salata & Fisher, 2020: 122, figs. 45A–F, 85D, 87H (w.) MADAGASCAR.