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Subspecies: Pheidole ampla perthensis   Crawley, 1922 


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Pheidole ampla

Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2020)

Pheidole ampla perthensis Crawley, 1922e: 24 (s.w.q.) AUSTRALIA. Australasia. AntCat AntWiki HOL
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  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Oceania: Australia
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 2 times found in Chenopod shrubland, 1 times found in Coastal dune, white sand, 1 times found in Coastal scrubland, white sand times found in Heathland, 1 times found in Laterite heathland, 1 times found in Mallee woodland; light soil/clay, 1 times found in Mixed native/exotic veg., rural - near urban development, 1 times found in native veg., rural environ., 1 times found in Sandfire claypan, 1 times found in Tall forest (E. diversicolor), ...

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 3 times On ground, 3 times Nest, 4 times Ex lawn/gravel drive, 1 times Ground nest, 2 times soil, 2 times Limestone path, 1 times Various nests and foraging, 1 times Under leaf and twig litter, 1 times Next to railway line, 1 times Among Allocasuarina twig litter.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 8 times Pitfall.

Collect Date Range: collected between 1969-10-01 and 2007-10-21

Type specimens: syntype of Pheidole ampla perthensis: casent0908011, casent0908012

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