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Species: Pheidole sculptior   Forel, 1893 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2018)

Pheidole flavens r. sculptior Forel, 1893j PDF: 414 (s.w.q.) ANTILLES. Neotropic. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Raised to species: Wilson, 2003A: 506.
Senior synonym of Pheidole tayroni: Longino, 2009 PDF: 74.


   (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists)
Neotropical Region: Barbados, Colombia, Guadeloupe, Martinique, Puerto Rico, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, Suriname, Trinidad and Tobago, Venezuela

Taxonomic Treatment (provided by Plazi)

Scientific Name Status Publication Pages ModsID GoogleMaps
Pheidole sculptior   Wilson, E. O., 2003, Pheidole in the New World. A dominant, hyperdiverse ant genus., Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press: 506, (download) 506 20017
Pheidole sculptior   Longino, J. T., 2009, Additions to the taxonomy of New World Pheidole (Hymenoptera: Formicidae)., Zootaxa 2181, pp. 1-90: 74, (download) 74 22820
Pheidole sculptior n. st.  Forel, A., 1893, Formicides de l'Antille St. Vincent. Récoltées par Mons. H. H. Smith., Transactions of the Entomological Society of London 1893, pp. 333-418: 414-415, (download) 414-415 3948

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 1 times found in montane wet forest, 1 times found in riparian dry forest.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 1 times in dead wood, 1 times ex sifted litter.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 1 times Winkler.

Elevations: collected from 150 - 600 meters, 467 meters average

Type specimens: lectotype Pheidole sculptior: jtlc000016525; paratype Pheidole tayrona: jtlc000016550; syntype of Pheidole flavens sculptior: casent0901613, casent0901614; syntype of Pheidole sculptior: casent0908271, casent0908272; Type of unavailable quadrinomial: Pheidole flavens sculptior grenadensis: casent0908273, casent0908274

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