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Species: Pheidole tenuinodis   Mayr, 1901 

Classification:
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See Also:

Pheidole tenuinodis bothae, Pheidole tenuinodis robusta, Pheidole tenuinodis sipapomae

Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2018)

Extant: 3 valid subspecies

Pheidole tenuinodis Mayr, 1901b PDF: 10 (s.w.) SOUTH AFRICA. Afrotropic. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Arnold, 1920a PDF: 430 (q.).

Taxon Page Images:


Pheidole tenuinodis. 1. Minor; 2. Major. Sevilla, Agter-Pakhuis, South Africa; 19 June 2016. Photos by Philip Herbst; collection by Peter Slingsby

Distribution:

  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Africa: Namibia, South Africa
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):
    Afrotropical

Taxonomic Treatment (provided by Plazi)

Scientific Name Status Publication Pages ModsID GoogleMaps
Pheidole tenuinodis   Emery, C., 1915, Les Pheidole du groupe megacephala (Formicidae)., Revue de Zoologie Africaine 4, pp. 223-250: 245, (download) 245 3875
Pheidole tenuinodis   Forel, A., 1913, Ameisen aus Rhodesia, Kapland usw. (Hym.) Gesammelt von Herrn G. Arnold, Dr. H. Brauns und anderen., Deutsche Entomologische Zeitschrift 1913, pp. 203-225: 215, (download) 215 4059

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 14 times found in grassland, 5 times found in Kathu Bushveld; Acacia erioloba woodland, 5 times found in Ephemeral river bed and adjacent vegetation in Olifantshoek Plains Thornveld, 5 times found in Kathu Bushveld, dominated by Tarchonanthus camphoratus, 1 times found in Fynbos, 4 times found in Maize field, 4 times found in Olifantshoek Plains Thornveld, open woodland, 2 times found in Bushmanland Arid Grassland, 1 times found in Bushmanland Inselberg Shrubland, Central Namib) times found in Desert (VEGTYPE, ...

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 3 times 0, 1 times under stone, 2 times leaf litter.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 20 times Pitfall trap, 5 days, 13 times Hand collected, 14 times Pitfall trap, 5 times Winkler, 1 times pooter.

Elevations: collected from 114 - 1690 meters, 1130 meters average

Type specimens: syntype of Pheidole tenuinodis: casent0907801, casent0907802, casent0922203, casent0922204



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