Pheidole aper Forel, 1912 valid
Pheidole aper Forel, 1912g: 227 (s.w.q.) BRAZIL (Rio de Janeiro). Neotropic.
Primary type information: Primary type material: lectotype major worker (by designation of Wilson, 2003a: 655). Primary type locality: lectotype Brazil: Rio de Janeiro, Teresópolis, Colonia Alpina (Göldi). Primary type depository: MHNG. Secondary type information: Secondary type material: 1 paralectotype minor worker, Secondary type locality: same as for lectotype. Secondary type depository: MHNG. Type notes: Original description also includes more workers and at least 1 syntype queen.