Pheidole sciophila Wheeler, 1908 valid
Pheidole sciophila Wheeler, 1908h: 443, pl. 26, figs. 18, 19 (s.w.q.m.) U.S.A. (Texas). Nearctic.
Primary type information: Primary type material: lectotype major worker (by designation of Wilson, 2003a: 347). Primary type locality: lectotype U.S.A.: Texas, Austin (W.M. Wheeler) (by restriction of Wilson, 2003a: 347). Primary type depository: MCZC. Secondary type information: Secondary type material: 1 paralectotype minor worker. Secondary type locality: same as for lectotype. Secondary type depositories: AMNH, LACM, MCZC. Type notes: 1) Original description cites major and minor workers, queens, and males. 2) Other original syntype locality: U.S.A.: Texas, New Braunfels (W.M. Wheeler).
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