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Species: Pheidole squalida   Santschi, 1910 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2021)

Pheidole squalida Santschi, 1910c PDF: 364 (s.w.) CONGO. Afrotropic. AntCat AntWiki HOL
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  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Africa: Central African Republic, Congo
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 2 times found in rainforest.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 1 times dead branch above, ground.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 1 times Beat 25 sample transect, 10m, beating low vegetation.

Elevations: collected from 375 - 420 meters, 390 meters average

Collect Date Range: collected between 1903-03-02 and 2001-05-10

Type specimens: Not Provided: casent0738975, casent0741615, casent0741616; syntype of Pheidole squalida: casent0913452, casent0913453, casent0917786, casent0917787; type of Pheidole squalida: focol1320, focol1321, focol1322

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