= Pheidole JTL-044
Formicidae, Hymenoptera, Insecta, Arthropoda, Animalia
Minor worker: head length 0.55mm, head width 0.50mm, scape length 0.50mm, Webers length 0.66mm (n=1). Head rounded behind; promesonotum evenly arched, mesonotal suture absent; humeri projecting as small tubercles, each bearing a long seta; propodeal spines short; face, pronotum, and gaster largely smooth and shining; katepisternum, anepisternum, and propodeum foveolate; dorsal pilosity abundant, long, flexuous; color yellow.
Major worker: head length 0.96mm, head width 0.98mm, scape length 0.58mm (n=1). Most of face with longitudinal, subparallel rugae; vertex lobes smooth and shining; hypostomal margin flat, with small, inconspicuous median tooth, and pair of stout, sharp teeth about one third distance to recessed teeth flanking mandible bases; dorsal pilosity abundant; head with abundant, suberect setae projecting from sides of head in face view.
Costa Rica (Atlantic slope).
Inhabits wet forest.
Braulio Carrillo National Park (Carrillo).
John T. Longino, The Evergreen State College, Olympia WA 98505 USA. firstname.lastname@example.org
Stefan Cover, Museum of Comparative Zoology, Harvard University, Cambridge MA 02138 USA. email@example.com
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