Pheidole acantha Eguchi, 2001

Katsuyuki Eguchi, Bui Tuan Viet, Emiko Oguri & Seiki Yamane, 2016, The first discovery of the “ Pheidole quadricuspis group ” in the Indo-Chinese Peninsula (Insecta: Hymenoptera: Formicidae: Myrmicinae), Revue suisse de Zoologie 123 (1), pp. 45-55: 49-51

publication ID

10.5281/zenodo.46289

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scientific name

Pheidole acantha Eguchi, 2001
status

 

Pheidole acantha Eguchi, 2001 

Pheidole acantha Eguchi, 2001: 25-27  .

Type material examined: BMNH, MCZC, MSNGAbout MSNG, NHMWAbout NHMW, UMSAbout UMS; Malaysia, Sabah, Taman Kinabalu ( KPHQ); K. Eguchi leg. [colony No.: Eg 97 -BOR- 404, type images: CASENT0901618 and CASENT0901619 of AntWeb (http://www.antweb.org/)].

Nontype material examined: ACEG; Malaysia, Sabah, Taman Kinabalu ( KPHQ); K. Eguchi leg. [Eg 97 - BOR- 377 (Accession No. LC 020538: voucher specimen No. Ext 20131019 - 10), - 386], Mt. Kinabalu, ca. 1500 m alt., T. Kikuta leg. [7 IV 0714- 1 -B 1; 15 Q 12 S3, 15Q 22 B 5; 118 AC, 177 A, 179 A, 185 A], Mt. Kinabalu, ca. 1800 m alt., T. Kikuta leg. [593 A, 604 A, 607 A, 617 A, 626 A, 664 A, 668 A, 873 A].

Distinction from P. leloi: In  the major, promesonotal dome with a conspicuous transverse ridge on its posterior slope; ventral face of petiole without a longitudinal carina. In the minor, dorsum of mesosoma in profile bearing less than 10 standing hairs.

MSNG

Museo Civico di Storia Naturale di Genova 'Giacomo Doria'

NHMW

Naturhistorisches Museum, Wien

UMS

Universiti Malaysia Sabah

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Hymenoptera

Family

Formicidae

Genus

Pheidole

Loc

Pheidole acantha Eguchi, 2001

Katsuyuki Eguchi, Bui Tuan Viet, Emiko Oguri & Seiki Yamane 2016

2016
Loc

Pheidole acantha

Eguchi K. 2001: 25