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|Pheidole psilogaster||new species||Wilson, E. O., 2003, Pheidole in the New World. A dominant, hyperdiverse ant genus., Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press: 341, (download)||341||20017|
|Pheidole psilogaster||Longino, J. T., 2009, Additions to the taxonomy of New World Pheidole (Hymenoptera: Formicidae)., Zootaxa 2181, pp. 1-90: 66, (download)||66||22820|
Found most commonly in these habitats: 30 times found in tropical wet forest, 38 times found in tropical rainforest, 30 times found in mature wet forest, 24 times found in montane wet forest, 12 times found in mesophil forest, 16 times found in 2nd growth forest, 12 times found in lowland wet forest, 10 times found in 2nd growth vegetation, 5 times found in tropical rainforest, some big trees, 6 times found in 2º wet forest, ...
Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 151 times at bait, 47 times ex sifted leaf litter, 2 times Primary forest, 4 times Hojarasca, 5 times beating vegetation, 2 times forest litter, 3 times Sobre Vegetacion, 3 times sifted litter, 1 times nest in dead Piper stem, 1 times wet forest, 1 times Primary, ...
Collected most commonly using these methods: 151 times Baiting, 30 times miniWinkler, 11 times Winkler, 12 times MaxiWinkler, 3 times Lure/Bait, 5 times Malaise, 2 times search, 5 times Beating, 3 times Berlese, 3 times Sweeping, 2 times Mini Winkler, ...
Elevations: collected from 10 - 1400 meters, 508 meters average
Type specimens: paratype Pheidole psilogaster: jtlc000016500