Current View: All Antweb
Change View
Cite this page

Citing AntWeb


To cite this page, please use the following:

· For print:      Citation: AntWeb. Version 8.42. California Academy of Science, online at Accessed .

· For web:

Species: Pheidole strator   Forel, 1910 

Download Data

See Also:

Pheidole strator fugax, Pheidole strator tabida

Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2020)

Extant: 2 valid subspecies

Pheidole strator Forel, 1910c PDF: 256 (s.w.) ETHIOPIA. Afrotropic. AntCat AntWiki HOL
// Distribution


  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Africa: Eritrea, Ethiopia
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):

Distribution Notes:

Reference for Kenya if not type: Santschi 1914b


Caste of types: (s, w)

Taxonomic Treatment (provided by Plazi)

Treatment Citation: Santschi, F., 1914, Formicidae., Voyage de Ch. Alluaud et R. Jeannel en Afrique Orientale (1911 - 1912). Résultats scientifiques. Hyménoptères 2, pp. 41-148

Pheidole stratorHNS Forel.

Zool; Jahrbuch., vol. 29, p. 256 (1910).

Afrique orientale anglaise: region cotiere: Shimoni (st. n° 9, nov. 1911), 1 [[worker]]; - Blue Post Hotel, dans le pays Kikuyu (alt. 1.520 m., st. n° 29, janv. 1912), 1 [[soldier]], 1 [[worker]].

Erythree: Ghinda.

Specimen Habitat Summary

Collect Date Range: collected on 1906-03-01

Type specimens: paratype of Pheidole strator: casent0916962; syntype of Pheidole strator: casent0907851, casent0907852

See something amiss? Send us an email.