The Ants of Africa
Genus Pheidole
Pheidole megacephala (Fabricius)
variety scabrior Forel, 1891

Pheidole megacephala (Fabricius) var. scabrior

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Forel's (1891b) description of megacephala and varieties from Madagascar is at {original description} and {original description}.

{Pheidole megacephala scabrior major}The photomontage of the holotype major is collated from http://www.antweb.org/specimen.do?name=CASENT0101560
Note: the Antweb scales on the lateral and dorsal views are wrong (checked against the head size and the pther morphs below).


{Pheidole megacephala scabrior minor}The photomontage of the holotype minor is collated from http://www.antweb.org/specimen.do?name=CASENT0101580


{Pheidole megacephala scabrior queen}The photomontage of the holotype queen is collated from http://www.antweb.org/specimen.do?name=CASENT0101820


{Pheidole megacephala scabrior male}The photomontage of the holotype male is collated from http://www.antweb.org/specimen.do?name=CASENT0101799

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