The Ants of Africa
Genus Pheidole
Pheidole philippi Emery

saxicola-group - major postpetiole squamiform (with anterior ventral blunt process), petiole with smaller process

Pheidole philippi Emery

return to key {link to the Hymenoptera Name Server} Type location Eritrea (Emery, 1915g: 8, major & minor); major & minor described (see Bolton, 1995, type location wrongly given as "Ethiopia") .

Emery's (1915g) description is at {original description}.

Pheidole philippi majorThe photomontage of the type major worker is collated from

{Pheidole philippi minorThe photomontage of a type minor worker is collated from

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