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Species: Pheidole hercules   Donisthorpe, 1941 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2019)

Pheidole (Pheidolacanthinus) hercules Donisthorpe, 1941h PDF: 53 (s.w.) NEW GUINEA. Australasia. AntCat AntWiki HOL


  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Asia: Indonesia
    Oceania: Papua New Guinea
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):
    Australasia, Indomalaya

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 1 times found in Lowland secondary rainforest, 1 times found in Primary mid-elevation forest, 2 times found in Lowland rainforest, 1 times found in Disturbed lowland rainforest.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 1 times Foragers on log, 1 times bait trap, 1 times Miscellaneous strays.

Elevations: collected from 40 - 610 meters, 330 meters average

Type specimens: syntype of Pheidole hercules: casent0901324, casent0901325

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