Pheidole pieli

Pheidole pieli

Pheidole pieli Santschi, 1925

Minor Worker

Pheidole pieli
Pheidole pieli
Pheidole pieli
Pheidole pieli

Collected by S. Dobata

Major Worker

Pheidole pieli
Pheidole pieli
Pheidole pieli
Pheidole pieli

Collected by S. Dobata

Queen

Pheidole pieli
Pheidole pieli
Pheidole pieli

Collected by S. Dobata

Male

Gallery

Collected by S. Dobata

Distribution and habitat

Iriomote I. in Japan.

References

Pheidole fervida

Pheidole fervida

Pheidole fervida Smith, 1874

Worker

Pheidole fervida
Pheidole fervida
Pheidole fervida

The occipital margin of the head is flat and sculptured, and the mesonotum has a single hump.

Pheidole fervida
Pheidole fervida
Pheidole fervida

Larger in size and distinctly different in shape from a minor worker, this soldier has relatively long scapes compared to other species in the genus.

Queen

Male

References

Smith, F. 1874. “Descriptions of new species of Tenthredinidae, Ichneumonidae, Chrysididae, Formicidae, &c. of Japan.” Transactions of the Entomological Society of London (4) 7: 373-409.