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Worker. Length 3 1/2 lines. - Fusco-ferruginous: the flagellum and legs pale rufo-testaceous. Head oblong-quadrate, deeply notched at the vertex, with a deep longitudinal channel extend- ing to the base of the clypeus; the head longitudinally reticu- late-striate, and enormously enlarged. Thorax narrowed behind, and armed with two short acute spines on the metathorax. Ab- domen ovate and very delicately reticulated, with a number of little raised points, on each of which is a long pale hair; the head, thorax and legs thinly covered with long pale hairs.
Hab. Borneo (Sarawak).
Found most commonly in these habitats: 2 times found in 2nd growth wet forest, 1 times found in tropical rainforest.
Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 1 times nest in dead wood, 1 times nest in clay bank, 1 times at bait.
Collected most commonly using these methods: 2 times search, 1 times bait.
Elevations: collected from 180 - 1000 meters, 524 meters average
Type specimens: Holotype of Pheidole comata: casent0901504