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Species: Pheidole concinna   Santschi, 1910 

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Wheeler, 1928

Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2023)

Pheidole concinna Santschi, 1910c PDF: 362 (s.w.q.) CONGO. Afrotropic. Primary type information: Primary type material: 1 syntype major worker, syntype minor workers (number not stated), 1 syntype queen. Primary type locality: Congo (“Congo français”): Brazzaville, v.1907 (A. Weiss). Primary type depository: NHMB (perhaps also in MNHN). AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Status as species: Emery, 1921c PDF: 88; Wheeler, 1922: 809; Bolton, 1995b: 319.
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  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Africa: Central African Republic, Congo, Kenya
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 1 times found in secondary forest, 1 times found in rainforest.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 1 times ground foragers, 1 times sifted litter (leaf mold, rotten wood).

Collected most commonly using these methods: 1 times MW 50 sample transect, 5m.

Elevations: collected from 420 - 1650 meters, 1240 meters average

Collect Date Range: collected between 1907-05-10 00:00:00.0 and 2008-01-07 00:00:00.0

Type specimens: Not Provided: casent0283318, casent0283319, casent0738962; syntype of Pheidole concinna: casent0913292, casent0913293, casent0917763; type of Pheidole concinna: focol1338

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