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Myrmica pallidula Nylander, 1849 PDF: 42 (w.) ITALY (Sicily). AntCat AntWiki

Taxonomic history

Mayr, 1855 PDF: 457 (s.q.m.); Vandel, 1931: 114 (gynandromorph); Hauschteck, 1961 PDF: 221 (k.).
Combination in Oecophthora: Mayr, 1855 PDF: 455; in Pheidole: Smith, 1858a PDF: 173.
Revived status as species: Dalla Torre, 1893: 94; Ruzsky, 1902d: 26.
Senior synonym of Pheidole subdentata: Mayr, 1855 PDF: 456; of Pheidole orientalis: Baroni Urbani, 1964a PDF: 3; Atanassov & Dlussky, 1992: 123; of Pheidole cicatricosa: Collingwood, 1978 PDF: 68; of Pheidole inquilina: Bolton, 1987 PDF: 291; of Pheidole arenarum: Atanassov & Dlussky, 1992: 123.
Current subspecies: nominal plus Pheidole pallidula koshewnikovi, Pheidole pallidula obscura, Pheidole pallidula recticeps, Pheidole pallidula selenia, Pheidole pallidula tasdelenia.
See also: Emery, 1915i PDF: 226; Wheeler, 1937c PDF: 38; Baroni Urbani, 1971c PDF: 70; Radchenko, 2007: 33.


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