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Species: Pheidole cerebrosior   Wheeler, 1915 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2019)

Pheidole vinelandica subsp. cerebrosior Wheeler, 1915b PDF: 405 (s.w.) U.S.A. Nearctic. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Raised to species: Creighton, 1950a PDF: 175.
See also: Wilson, 2003A: 569.


  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Americas: United States
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):

Distribution Notes:

collected from the Chiricahua Mtns, Cochise Co.

Taxonomic Treatment (provided by Plazi)

Scientific Name Status Publication Pages ModsID GoogleMaps
Pheidole cerebrosior   Wilson, E. O., 2003, Pheidole in the New World. A dominant, hyperdiverse ant genus., Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press: 569, (download) 569 20017
Pheidole cerebrosior   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: 2 times found in chihuahuan desert, 1 times found in juniper woodland, 1 times found in ocotillo-agave rocky slope.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 1 times ground nest, 1 times under stone, 1 times ground foragers.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 1 times general collecting.

Elevations: collected from 775 - 1720 meters, 1269 meters average

Type specimens:

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