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Species: Pheidole (flavens-group) moerens   Wheeler, 1908 

Classification:
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See Also:

Pheidole moerens_nr, Pheidole moerens creola, Pheidole moerens dominicensis

Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2015)

Pheidole moerens Wheeler, 1908a: 136, pl. 12, figs. 22, 23 (s.w.) PUERTO RICO. Neotropic. "Culebra; Porto Rico." AMNH, MCZC. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Distribution:

Hawaii Island

Comments:

Introduced species (Martinez, 1997).

Taxonomic Treatment (provided by Plazi)

Scientific Name Status Publication Pages ModsID GoogleMaps
Pheidole moerens   Wilson, E. O., 2003, Pheidole in the New World. A dominant, hyperdiverse ant genus., Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press, pp. -1--1: 461-462, (download) 461-462 20017
Pheidole moerens   Ward, P. S., 2005, A synoptic review of the ants of California (Hymenoptera: Formicidae)., Zootaxa 936, pp. 1-68: -1, (download) -1 21008

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 1 times found in urban garden, 1 times found in boat dock, 1 times found in montane wet forest, 1 times found in oak palm hammock, 3 times found in oak/palm hammock, 2 times found in scrubby flatwoods, 1 times found in Michael Turelli's house, 1 times found in urban woodland, 1 times found in city center, 2 times found in hammock, ...

Collected most commonly using these methods or in the following microhabitats: 9 times Winkler, 3 times search, 1 times Davis sifter, 1 times manually collected, 0 times Under moss on tree, 1 times H, 0 times Under concrete flower pots, 0 times At bait on tree trunk, 1 times attracted to light at night, 0 times Bait at base of tree, 1 times baiting, ...

Elevations: collected from 2 - 762 meters, 119 meters average

Type specimens:

(-1 examples)



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