Pheidole rasnitsyni Dubovikoff 2011 (ant)

Insecta - Hymenoptera - Formicidae

Full reference: D. A. Dubovikoff. 2011. The first record of the genus Pheidole Westwood, 1839 (Hymenoptera: Formicidae) from the Baltic amber. Russian Entomological Journal 20:255-257

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

See also Dubovikoff 2011

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

Type specimen: ZISP DD 8/5, an exoskeleton. Its type locality is East Africa Copal (ZIN coll), which is in a Holocene terrestrial amber in Tanzania.

Ecology:

Distribution: found only at East Africa Copal (ZIN coll)

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