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Species: Pheidole protea   Forel, 1912 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2023)

Pheidole javana subsp. proteus Forel, 1912o PDF: 55 (s.) INDONESIA (Sumatra). Indomalaya. Primary type information: Primary type material: lectotype major worker (by designation of Eguchi, 2004 PDF: 205). Primary type locality: Indonesia: Sumatra (Tritschler?, Moesch?). Primary type depository: MHNG. Type notes: Original description implies that only a single specimen is represented; lectotype designation may therefore be redundant. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Lectotype designation: Eguchi, 2004 PDF: 205.
Subspecies of Pheidole fervens: Bolton, 1995b: 328
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  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Asia: Indonesia, Thailand
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):

Specimen Habitat Summary

Elevations: collected at 800 m

Collect Date Range: collected on 2001-01-01 00:00:00.0

Type specimens: Lectotype of Pheidole protea: casent0907917; Not Provided: casent0283303

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