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Volume 62, Issue 1, Pages 19-28

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

Department of Biology, University of Colorado, USA

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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