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Species: Pheidole navigans   Forel, 1901 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2023)

Pheidole flavens r. navigans Forel, 1901m PDF: 79 (s.w.) MEXICO (Veracruz). Neotropic. Primary type information: Primary type material: syntype major workers, syntype minor workers (numbers not stated). Primary type locality: Mexico: Veracruz (intercepted on orchids at Hamburg, Germany). Primary type depository: MHNG. Primary type specimen: CASENT0908269. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Junior synonym of Pheidole flavens: Wilson, 2003a: 419.
// Distribution


  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Americas: Argentina, Mexico, Paraguay, United States, Venezuela
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):
    Nearctic, Neotropical
  Native to (according to species list records):
    Neotropical bioregion

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 1 times found in urban garden, 2 times found in oak palm hammock, 1 times found in boat dock, 3 times found in oak/palm hammock, 1 times found in pine-oak forest, 1 times found in scrub, 2 times found in oak-pine woodland, 1 times found in Trop. moist forest, 1 times found in city center, 2 times found in hammock, ...

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 8 times leaf litter, 00 times in raised planter on boat dock near tourist ferries servicing Dry Tortugas, 6, 1 times ex sifted leaf litter, rotten wood, 1 times rotten log, 1 times ex sifted litter, 1 times ex dead branch, Triplaris american, 1 times tropical butterfly house, 1 times sifted litter (leaf mold, rotten wood), 00 times on tree in open area within Ft. Jefferson, 14, 1 times nocturnal forager, 1 times nest under loose bark on dead pine trunk on ground, ...

Collected most commonly using these methods: 7 times direct collection, 8 times Winkler, 2 times Davis sifter, 3 times search, 1 times manually collected, 1 times 6L sifted litter, extracted in Winkler sack over 21 hours, 1 times bait, 1 times baiting, 0 times sweeping, 1 times attracted to light at night.

Elevations: collected from 2 - 240 meters, 39 meters average

Collect Date Range: collected between 1950-03-16 00:00:00.0 and 2021-12-23 00:00:00.0

Type specimens: Not Provided: casent0713564, casent0713565, casent0713568, casent0713569, casent0717255, casent0717264; syntype of Pheidole flavens navigans: casent0908269

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