Pheidole exigua, Radoszkowsky, O., 1884

Radoszkowsky, O., 1884, Fourmis de Cayenne Française., Trudy Russkago Entomologicheskago Obshchestva 18, pp. 30-39: 36-37

publication ID

1929

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/B39455F3-2970-67A2-8E05-597D3A3D39FD

treatment provided by

Christiana

scientific name

Pheidole exigua
status

n. sp.

P. exigua Mayr  HNS  n. sp.

Miles: Long. 2,2 -3,3mm. Nitidus, rufo - testaceus capite thoraceque ferrugineo - rufis, abdomine dimidio postico fusco; copiose abstante pilosus tibiis pilis brevioribus, oblique abstan-tibus; mandibulae laeves punctis dispersis, ad basin extus stiio-latae, margine masticatorio acuta, antice plus minusve distincte bidentato; clypeus deplanatus, laevis, lateraliter rugulis 1 - 2, in medio cum aut absque carina longitudinali; caput supra a margine antico usque ad capitis angulos posticos for-titer striatum, postice laeve; sulcus frontalis nullus, sulcus ver-ticis longitudinalis distinctus; pronotum rugis transversis inter-stitiis sublaevibus, lateraliter subtuberculatum; mesonotum breve, reticulato-punctatum absque sulco transverso; metanotum parte basali transverse rugulosa et transverse concava, postice spinulis duabus minutis erectis et subparallelis; petioli nodus posticus transverse ovatus, supra sublaevis;- abdomen laeve.

A speciebus americanis corpore minuta, colore, capite fere usque ad angulos posticos fortiter striata, sulco frontali haud impresso atque sculptura thoracis et abdomine laevi distinguendus.

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Hymenoptera

Family

Formicidae

Genus

Pheidole