Pheidole neolongiscapa

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Pheidole neolongiscapa
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Myrmicinae
Tribe: Attini
Genus: Pheidole
Species: P. neolongiscapa
Binomial name
Pheidole neolongiscapa
Özdikmen, 2010



Latitudinal Distribution Pattern

Latitudinal Range: 23.06666667° to 23.06666667°.

Tropical South

Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Palaearctic Region: China (type locality).

Distribution based on AntMaps


Distribution based on AntWeb specimens

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Countries Occupied

Number of countries occupied by this species based on AntWiki Regional Taxon Lists. In general, fewer countries occupied indicates a narrower range, while more countries indicates a more widespread species.

Estimated Abundance

Relative abundance based on number of AntMaps records per species (this species within the purple bar). Fewer records (to the left) indicates a less abundant/encountered species while more records (to the right) indicates more abundant/encountered species.




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

  • longiscapa. Pheidole longiscapa Zhou & Zheng, 1999: 85, figs. 3 - 5 (s.w.) CHINA. Junior primary homonym of longiscapa Forel, above. Replacement name: neolongiscapa Özdikmen, 2010b: 805.
  • neolongiscapa. Pheidole neolongiscapa Özdikmen, 2010b: 805. Replacement name for longiscapa Zhou & Zheng, 1999: 85. [Junior primary homonym of longiscapa Forel, 1901e: 358.]



References based on Global Ant Biodiversity Informatics

  • Guénard B., and R. R. Dunn. 2012. A checklist of the ants of China. Zootaxa 3558: 1-77.
  • Lu C. 2013. The ant fauna in DamingShan National Nature Reserve of Guangxi. Master's Thesis Guangxi Normal University, 83 pages.
  • Ozdikmen H. 2010. New names for the preoccupied specific and subspecific epithets in the genus Pheidole Westwood, 1839 (Hymenoptera: Formicidae). Munis Entomology and Zoology 5: 804-806.
  • Pan Y.S. 2007. Systematic Study on the Ant Genera Pheidole Westwood and Aphaenogaster Mayr (Hymenoptera: Formincidae : Myrmicinae) In China. Guangxi Normal University, Guangxi, China. 73 pages.
  • Zhou S. Y., and Z. M. Zheng. 1999. Taxonomic study of the ant genus Pheidole Westwood from Guangxi, with descriptions of three new species (Hymenoptera: Formicidae). Acta Zootaxonomica Sinica 24: 83-88.
  • Zhou S.-Y. and Zheng Z. 1999. Taxonomic study of the ant genus Pheidole Westwood from Guangxi, with descriptions of three new species (Hymenoptera: Formicidae). Acta Zootaxonomica Sinica24(1): 83-88.