Psyche: A Journal of Entomology

Psyche: A Journal of Entomology / 1955 / Article

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Volume 62 |Article ID 81401 | 10 pages |

A New Species of Ant Belonging to the Pheidole Pilifera Complex (Hymenoptera: Formicidae)


A small collection of ants representing the genus Pheidole from several localities in Western United States was given to me recently by Dr. W. S. Creighton. Among these specimens are samples of several colonies from Oregon which prove to be a new species. The description of this ant follows herewith

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