Pheidole primigenia Baroni Urbani 1995 (ant)

Insecta - Hymenoptera - Formicidae

Full reference: C. Baroni Urbani. 1995. Invasion and extinction in the West Indian ant fauna revised: the example of Pheidole (amber collection Stuttgart: Hymenoptera, Formicidae. VIII: Myrmicinae, partim). Stuttgarter Beiträge zur Naturkunde Serie B (Geologie und Paläontologie) 222:1-29

Belongs to Pheidole according to A. Casadei-Ferreira et al. 2019

See also Baroni Urbani 1995 and Bolton 2012

Sister taxa: Pheidole anticua, Pheidole pallidula, Pheidole plagiaria, Pheidole rasnitsyni, Pheidole tertiaria, Pheidole tethepa

Type specimen: SMNS Do-4440, an exoskeleton. Its type locality is Dominican amber (SMNS coll), which is in a Burdigalian/Langhian terrestrial amber in the Dominican Republic.

Ecology:

Distribution: found only at Dominican amber (SMNS coll)

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