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Species: Pheidole cephalica   Smith, 1858 

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Pheidole vorax

Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2023)

Pheidole cephalica Smith, 1858a PDF: 177, pl. 9, figs. 21-23 (s.w.) BRAZIL (Amazonas). Neotropic. Primary type information: Primary type material: syntype major worker(s), syntype minor worker(s) (numbers not stated). Primary type locality: Brazil: Tunantins (Bates). Primary type depository: BMNH. AntCat AntWiki

Taxonomic history

Junior synonym of Pheidole vorax: Longino, 2009 PDF: 85
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  Geographic regions: Not found on any curated Geolocale/Taxon lists.

Taxonomic Treatment (provided by Plazi)

Scientific Name Status Publication Pages ModsID GoogleMaps
Pheidole cephalica   Wilson, E. O., 2003, Pheidole in the New World. A dominant, hyperdiverse ant genus., Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press, pp. -1--1: 674, (download) 674 20017
Pheidole cephalica   Smith, F., 1858, Catalogue of the hymenopterous insects in the collection of the British Museum. Part VI. Formicidae., London: British Museum, pp. -1--1: 177, (download) 177 8127

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