Pheidole JTL-105 Longino ms.

Formicidae, Hymenoptera, Insecta, Arthropoda, Animalia

minor worker lateral view

minor worker face view


Minor worker: head length 0.42mm, head width 0.40mm, scape length 0.40mm, Webers length 0.52mm (n=1). Head rounded behind with impressed median area; mesonotal suture absent; promesonotum evenly arched; propodeal spines medium length; face and most of mesosoma uniformly foveolate; most of katepisternum and lower side of propodeum smooth and shiny; first gastral tergum smooth and shining; promesonotal dorsum with 16 or more medium length, moderately stiff setae; some dorsal setae with nearly microscopic branches near apex; color orange.


Costa Rica.

Natural History

Selected Records

La Selva: at baits on forest floor.

Page authors:

John T. Longino, The Evergreen State College, Olympia WA 98505 USA.

Stefan Cover, Museum of Comparative Zoology, Harvard University, Cambridge MA 02138 USA.

Date of this version: 8 December 1997
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