To cite this page, please use the following:
· For print: Citation: AntWeb. Version 8.54.9. California Academy of Science, online at https://www.antweb.org. Accessed .
· For web:
Pheidole coffeicola BorgmeierHNS
Pheidole coffeicola BorgmeierHNS 1934: 98.
Types Mus. Zool. Univ. Sao Paulo; Mus. Comp. Zool. Harvard.
Etymology L coffeicolaHNS, living with coffee, referring to the coffee plantation where the type colony was collected.
diagnosis A medium-sized, dark yellow species close to variegataHNS (q.v.), and possibly synonymous, differing in the major in its more protuberant, subangular humerus, shorter postpetiolar node, much less extensive rugoreticulum on the head, and color. P. coffeicolaHNS may also be distinguished by the presence of abundant short, decumbent hairs (and no erect hairs) in the minor. See also less similar laevifronsHNS, mooreorumHNS, pubiventrisHNS, seeldrayersiHNS, and zelataHNS.
Measurements (mm) Lectotype major: HW 1.22, HL 1.16, SL 0.84, EL 0.20, PW 0.56.
Paralectotype minor: HW 0.56, HL 0.74, SL 0.96, EL 0.14, PW 0.40.
color Major and minor: concolorous dark yellow.
Range Suriname, also recorded by Kempf (1972b) from Para, Brazil.
Figure Upper: lectotype, major. Lower: paralectotype, minor. SURINAME: Paramaribo. Scale bars = 1 mm.
Found most commonly in these habitats: 1 times found in Plateau, 1 times found in Swamp.
Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 1 times LeafLitter, 1 times Ground.
Collected most commonly using these methods: 1 times Pitfall72h, 1 times Winkler48h.
Elevations: collected from 309 - 688 meters, 498 meters average
Collect Date Range: collected between 2015-03-04 and 2018-10-16
AntWeb content is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution License. We encourage use of AntWeb images. In print, each image must include attribution to its photographer, the specimen code of the image, and "from www.antweb.org" in each figure caption. For websites, images must be clearly identified as coming from www.antweb.org, with a backward link to the respective source page. See How to Cite AntWeb.
Antweb is funded from private donations and from grants from the National Science Foundation, DEB-0344731, EF-0431330 and DEB-0842395. Fri Feb 26 05:03:37 PST 2021.