Pheidole jelskii
San Lorenzo, Paraguay

photograph © Alex Wild 2003

Pheidole jelskii is one of the most widely-distributed of the new world Pheidole, found from the Caribbean south into northern Argentina.

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This image was captured with a Nikon Coolpix 995.