|Lepeletier, 1835: 175 (m.); Wheeler & Wheeler, 1960b PDF: 2 (l.); Taber, Cokendolpher & Francke, 1988 PDF: 51 (k.).|
|Senior synonym of Pogonomyrmex transversa (and its junior synonyms Pogonomyrmex brevipennis, Pogonomyrmex crudelis): Emery, 1895d PDF: 310.|
P. badius can be host to Mermithidae, a family of nematode worms that are endoparasites in arthropods.
Photo by Christina Kwapich
Found most commonly in these habitats: 1 times found in Disturbed sandhill roadside near airport, 1 times found in Oak Scrub, 1 times found in scrub habitat, 1 times found in scrubby flatwoods, 1 times found in coastal sand dunes
Collected most commonly using these methods or in the following microhabitats: 1 times search, 1 times from SRSS
Elevations: collected from 1 - 42 meters, 26 meters average