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Species: Pheidole andersoni   Longino, 2019 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2020)

Pheidole andersoni Longino, 2019 PDF: 22, plate 12 (s.) MEXICO. Neotropic. Primary type information: Mexico, Chiapas: 19km ENE Tonalá, 16.15630 -93.59920 ±100 m, 1250 m, 15-Jul-2007, second growth wet forest, nest in clay soil (J. Longino, JTL6054) [UNAM, unique specimen identifier CASENT0645179]. AntCat AntWiki


  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Americas: Guatemala, Mexico
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 1 times found in second growth wet forest, 10 times found in 2º mesophil forest, 1 times found in coffee farm, 2 times found in mesophil forest, 1 times found in pine-oak forest.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 1 times nest in clay soil, 8 times at bait, 5 times ex sifted leaf litter, 1 times nest in soil.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 4 times search, 8 times Baiting, 4 times MiniWinkler, 1 times MaxiWinkler.

Elevations: collected from 1250 - 1520 meters, 1335 meters average

Collect Date Range: collected between 2007-07-15 and 2009-06-17

Type specimens: Holotype of Pheidole andersoni Longino 2019: casent0645179; Paratype of Pheidole andersoni Longino 2019: casent0645167, casent0645168, casent0645169, casent0645170, casent0645171, casent0645172, casent0645173, casent0645174, casent0645175, casent0645176, casent0645180, jtlc000010238, jtlc000010239

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