Pheidole megacephala subspecies ilgi (Forel)

Wheeler, W. M., 1922, The ants collected by the American Museum Congo Expedition., Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History 45, pp. 39-269: 132

publication ID

20597

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scientific name

Pheidole megacephala subspecies ilgi (Forel)
status

 

Pheidole megacephala subspecies ilgi (Forel)  HNS 

A soldier and several workers taken by Dr. Bequaert at Lesse from a colony nesting at the base of a papaya. It was on the head of one of the soldiers in this colony that he found a singular phorid fly, Plastophora aculeipes (Collin), subsequently referred to by H. Schmitz.1

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Hymenoptera

Family

Formicidae

Genus

Pheidole