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Species: Pheidole wilsoni   Mann, 1921 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2019)

Pheidole wilsoni Mann, 1921 PDF: 433 (s.w.) FIJI IS. Oceania. Primary type information: FIJI, Kadavu, Vanua Ava (W. M. Mann); MCZC 8696. AntCat AntWiki HOL


  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Oceania: Fiji
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 70 times found in primary rainforest, 26 times found in disturbed forest, 5 times found in forest edge, 5 times found in secondary rainforest, 3 times found in mixed/pine secondary forest, 5 times found in rainforest, 2 times found in secondary forest, 3 times found in bryophyte forest, 2 times found in small forest fragment, 2 times found in uncertain, ...

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 75 times sifted litter, 3 times nesting in moist log, 5 times nesting under stone, 3 times nesting in log, 2 times nesting in dry log, 1 times nesting under moss on tree, 2 times ex. soil, leaf itter, decaying wood, 1 times in ant-plant, nesting, 1 times nesting in dead branch, 1 times recruiting cookie bait, 3 times litter sifting, ...

Collected most commonly using these methods: 77 times L, 30 times H, 1 times hand collection, 5 times M, 1 times 5m interval winks, 1 times winkler going down trail from peak of delaco.

Elevations: collected from 100 - 1050 meters, 502 meters average

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