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Species: Pheidole sculpturata   Mayr, 1866 

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See Also:

Pheidole sculpturata areolata, Pheidole sculpturata berthoudi, Pheidole sculpturata dignata, Pheidole sculpturata particeps, Pheidole sculpturata rhodesiana, Pheidole sculpturata welgelegenensis, Pheidole sculpturata zambesiana

Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2019)


  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Africa: Botswana, South Africa
    Asia: Saudi Arabia
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):
    Afrotropical, Palearctic

Distribution Notes:

Reference for Kenya if not type: Menozzi 1927f


Caste of types: (s)

Taxonomic Treatment (provided by Plazi)

Scientific Name Status Publication Pages ModsID GoogleMaps
Pheidole sculpturata   Emery, C., 1895, Voyage de M. E. Simon dans l'Afrique australe (janvier-avril 1893). 3 e mémoire. Formicides., Annales de la Société Entomologique de France 64, pp. 15-56: 17, (download) 17 3788
Pheidole sculpturata nov. spec.  Mayr, G., 1866, Diagnosen neuer und wenig gekannter Formiciden., Verhandlungen der Zoologisch-Botanischen Gesellschaft in Wien 16, pp. 885-908: 897-898, (download) 897-898 4366
Pheidole sculpturata   Forel, A., 1910, Note sur quelques fourmis d'Afrique., Annales de la Societe Entomologique de Belgique 54, pp. 421-458: 436, (download) 436 4026

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 1 times found in grassland.

Elevations: collected at 741 m

Type specimens: syntype of Pheidole sculpturata: casent0922201, casent0922202

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