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Species: Pheidole jordanica   Saulcy, 1874 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2021)

Pheidole jordanica Saulcy, 1874 PDF: 17 (s.w.) ISRAEL. Palearctic. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Finzi, 1936 PDF: 161 (q.).
Revived status as species: Dalla Torre, 1893 PDF: 91.
Senior synonym of Pheidole schmitzi: Emery, 1915i PDF: 233.
// Distribution


  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Africa: Egypt
    Asia: Israel, United Arab Emirates
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):

Taxonomic Treatment (provided by Plazi)

Scientific Name Status Publication Pages ModsID GoogleMaps
Pheidole jordanica   Emery, C., 1915, Les Pheidole du groupe megacephala (Formicidae)., Revue de Zoologie Africaine 4, pp. 223-250: 233-234, (download) 233-234 3875
Pheidole jordanica   Mohamed, S., Zalat, S. & Fadl, H., 2001, Taxonomy of ant species (Hymenoptera: Formicidae) collected by pitfall traps from Sinai and Delta region, Egypt., Egyptian Journal of Natural History 3, pp. 40-61: 54, (download) 54 21622

Specimen Habitat Summary

Collected most commonly using these methods: 2 times water trap.

Elevations: collected from 294 - 1358 meters, 826 meters average

Collect Date Range: collected between 1910-12-31 and 2011-03-06

Type specimens: Not Provided: casent0714691, casent0714692, casent0717281, casent0717290; syntype of Pheidole sinaitica laticeps: antweb1038027, antweb1038028, casent0906620, casent0906621; type of Pheidole megacephala r. obtusa: focol1300, focol1301, focol1302

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