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Species: Pheidole nigeriensis   Santschi, 1914 

Classification:
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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2019)

Pheidole nigeriensis Santschi, 1914d PDF: 340 (s.) NIGERIA. Afrotropic. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Distribution:

  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Africa: Central African Republic, Kenya, Nigeria, Uganda
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):
    Afrotropical

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 1 times found in wet forest fragment, 3 times found in mature wet forest, 1 times found in secondary forest, 1 times found in Equatorial rainforest, 1 times found in rainforest.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 1 times nest in clay bank, 1 times under loose bark, 1 times leaf litter, 2 times ex sifted leaf litter, 1 times ex rotten log, 1 times sifted litter (leaf mold, rotten wood).

Collected most commonly using these methods: 2 times search, 1 times winkler, transect 23, 2 times Winkler, 1 times MW 50 sample transect, 5m.

Elevations: collected from 420 - 1650 meters, 1357 meters average

Type specimens:



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