Pheidole watsoni

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Pheidole watsoni
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Myrmicinae
Tribe: Attini
Genus: Pheidole
Species: P. watsoni
Binomial name
Pheidole watsoni
Forel, 1902

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Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Oriental Region: Bangladesh, India, Myanmar (type locality), Nicobar Island.
Palaearctic Region: China.

Distribution based on AntMaps


Distribution based on AntWeb specimens

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The following information is derived from Barry Bolton's New General Catalogue, a catalogue of the world's ants.

  • watsoni. Pheidole watsoni Forel, 1902c: 171 (s.), 189 (w.) MYANMAR. [Also described as new by Forel, 1902f: 541.]



  • Forel, A. 1902c. Myrmicinae nouveaux de l'Inde et de Ceylan. Rev. Suisse Zool. 10: 165-249 (page 171, 189, soldier described, worker described)
  • Forel, A. 1902g. Les Formicides de l'Empire des Indes et de Ceylan. Part IX. J. Bombay Nat. Hist. Soc. 14: 520-546 (page 541, also described as new)