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Species: Pheidole rogeripolita   Longino, 2019 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2022)

Pheidole rogeripolita Longino, 2019 PDF: 56, plate 58 (s.) COSTA RICA. Neotropic. Primary type information: Costa Rica, Alajuela: Peñas Blancas River, 10.3 -84.73333 ±2 km, 850 m, 3-Mar-2005, wet forest, nest in clay bank (J. Longino, JTL5465) [MUCR, unique specimen identifier CASENT0636564]. AntCat AntWiki
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  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Americas: Colombia, Costa Rica, Panama
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 2 times found in mature wet forest, 1 times found in wet forest, 1 times found in cloud forest, primary, along steep ridge near peak, 1 times found in moist forest, 1 times found in moist forest stream edge.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 1 times nest in cavity in treetrunk, 4 times nest in clay bank, 1 times at bait.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 5 times search, 1 times baiting.

Elevations: collected from 780 - 1200 meters, 859 meters average

Collect Date Range: collected between 2005-03-03 and 2015-06-19

Type specimens: Holotype of Pheidole rogeripolita Longino 2019: casent0636564; Paratype of Pheidole rogeripolita Longino 2019: casent0635062, casent0635063, casent0635064, casent0636623, casent0646358, casent0646359, casent0646360, casent0646361, casent0646362, casent0646363, casent0646364, casent0646365, casent0646366, casent0646367, jtlc000006466

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