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Species: Pheidole indica   Mayr, 1879 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2020)

Pheidole indica Mayr, 1879 PDF: 679 (s.w.q.) INDIA. Indomalaya. Primary type information: INDIA, Calcutta; NHMW AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Status as species: Forel, 1885b PDF: 178; Forel, 1886d PDF: 248; Dalla Torre, 1893 PDF: 91; Forel, 1902c PDF: 185 (in key); Forel, 1902g PDF: 546; Rothney, 1903: 98; Bingham, 1903 PDF: 263; Forel, 1904d PDF: 25; Emery, 1921c PDF: 91; Wheeler, 1927d PDF: 2; Wheeler, 1928c PDF: 10; Menozzi, 1939a PDF: 298; Wheeler, 1930k PDF: 63; Chapman & Capco, 1951 PDF: 143; Pisarski, 1967a PDF: 385; Collingwood, 1970b: 375; Pisarski, 1970a PDF: 307; Onoyama, 1980a PDF: 197; Ogata, 1982 PDF: 196; Ogata, 1991b PDF: 93; Wu & Wang, 1992c: 1306; Morisita et al., 1992: 24; Bolton, 1995b: 323; Wu & Wang, 1995a: 104; Tang et al., 1995: 56; Zhou & Zheng, 1999 PDF: 84 (in key); Park & Kim, 2000a PDF: 110 (in key); Zhou, 2001a PDF: 129; Zhang & Zheng, 2002 PDF: 219; Imai et al., 2003 PDF: 159; Eguchi, 2004 PDF: 198; Terayama, 2009 PDF: 170; Guénard & Dunn, 2012 PDF: 49; Sarnat et al., 2015 10.3897/zookeys.543.6050 PDF: 45 (redescription); Bharti et al., 2016 PDF: 42; Sharaf et al., 2017 10.1080/00222933.2016.1271157 PDF: 34; Guerrero et al., 2018 10.25100/socolen.v44i2.7115 PDF: 247; Salata & Borowiec, 2018c 10.5281/zenodo.2199191 PDF: 47; Sharaf et al., 2018 10.20362/am.010004 PDF: 27; Dekoninck et al., 2019 PDF: 1157; Lubertazzi, 2019 10.3099/MCZ-43.1 PDF: 146; Madl, 2019 PDF: 15.
Senior synonym of Pheidole javana jubilans formosae Forel, 1912: Eguchi, 2004 PDF: 200.
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Distribution:

  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Africa: Comoros, Egypt, Kenya, Madagascar, Mauritius, Mayotte, Seychelles
    Americas: Cuba, United States
    Asia: India, Iran, Oman, Saudi Arabia, Sri Lanka, Taiwan
    Europe: Greece, Malta, Spain
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):
    Afrotropical, Indomalaya, Malagasy, Nearctic, Neotropical, Palearctic
  Native to (according to species list records):
    Indomalaya bioregion

Distribution Notes:

India, Japan, China

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 37 times found in urban/garden, 6 times found in isolated date farm, 11 times found in Port of Entry, 3 times found in native littoral and secondary vegetation, 5 times found in Urban area, 3 times found in Jardin, 3 times found in Plantación palmeras, 1 times found in urban garden, 1 times found in Beach, 2 times found in Lawn&Palm trees, ...

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 19 times ground nest, 19 times ground forager(s), 2 times ex soil, 2 times soil, 5 times Foraging, 3 times under stone, 2 times on low vegetation, 2 times pack. mat excelsior, 2 times ex rotten log, 2 times ex Cattleya leaf, 2 times lawn, ...

Collected most commonly using these methods: 19 times Hand, 2 times light trap (UV15W + Ac15W), 2 times search, 1 times sweeping, 2 times by hand, 1 times SBa 61, 4, 20 jam, 40 min times bait, 1 times DS, NR ard 31, 1 times LL R2, 1 times SBa 103, 1 times SBa 59, ...

Elevations: collected from 1 - 1676 meters, 299 meters average

Collect Date Range: collected between 1905-12-01 and 2017-09-08

Type specimens: Lectotype of Pheidole striativentris: casent0916047; Lectotype of Pheidole teneriffana: casent0249900; Lectotype of Pheidole indica himalayana: casent0907897; Lectotype of Pheidole indica rotschana: casent0907899; paralectotype: casent0906612, casent0906613; paralectotype of Pheidole indica himalayana: casent0907898; paralectotype of Pheidole indica rotschana: casent0907900; paratype of Pheidole voeltzkovi: casent0916963; syntype of Pheidole voeltzkowi: casent0101325, casent0101326, casent0101327, casent0101564; syntype of Pheidole javana jubilans formosae: casent0907915, casent0907916; type of Pheidole javana jubilans var. formosae: focol0234, focol0235, focol0236, focol0237, focol0238, focol0240; type of Pheidole voeltzkowii: casent0104604, casent0104605; Type of unavailable quadrinomial: Pheidole indica rotchana divinans: casent0907901, casent0907902; unpublished name: Pheidole teneriffana avara: casent0913458, casent0913459



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