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Species: Pheidole aberrans   Mayr, 1868 

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Pheidole aberrans aberrans, Pheidole aberrans diversiceps, Pheidole aberrans fartilia, Pheidole aberrans minensis, Pheidole aberrans mutica, Pheidole aberrans obscurifrons, Pheidole aberrans weiseri

Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2017)

Pheidole aberrans Mayr, 1868b PDF: 172 (s.w.) ARGENTINA. Neotropic. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Emery, 1906c: 142 (q.); Forel, 1913m PDF: 232 (m.).
Combination in Pheidole (Elasmopheidole): Forel, 1913l PDF: 43.
Senior synonym of Pheidole diversiceps, Pheidole fartilia, Pheidole mutica: Wilson, 2003A: 131.
See also: Bruch, 1914 PDF: 219; Bruch, 1916 PDF: 312.


Neotropical Region: Argentina, Bolivia, Brazil, Buenos Aires, Cordillera, Jujuy, Paraguay, Peru

Distribution Notes:

Paraguay: Caaguazú, Central, Cordillera

Taxonomic Treatment (provided by Plazi)

Scientific Name Status Publication Pages ModsID GoogleMaps
Pheidole aberrans   Wilson, E. O., 2003, Pheidole in the New World. A dominant, hyperdiverse ant genus., Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press: 131, (download) 131 20017
Pheidole aberrans   Wild, A. L., 2007, A catalogue of the ants of Paraguay (Hymenoptera: Formicidae)., Zootaxa 1622, pp. 1-55: 34, (download) 34 21367

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 1 times found in Grazed 2nd growth forest.

Elevations: collected at 124 m

Type specimens: syntype of Pheidole aberrans: casent0901605, casent0919766, casent0919767; syntype of Pheidole aberrans diversiceps: casent0913252, casent0913253; syntype of Pheidole aberrans fartilia: casent0908302; syntype of Pheidole aberrans mutica: casent0904309, casent0904310

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