Pheidole tysoni
  • Pheidole tysoni

    Golden Big-Headed Ants

    Due to their rarity, not much is known about Pheidole tysoni biology. Minor workers are incredibly small and occasionally confused for Solenopsis molesta and even Brachymyrmex depilis, in extreme cases. Although inconspicuous, colonies of this species can be found anywhere from Northern New York to Arizona and the southwest.

    • Minor Worker Size: 1.3 - 1.9 mm

      Major Worker Size: 2.7 - 3.0 mm

      Queen Size: 5.5 - 6 mm


      Subfamily: Myrmicinae

      Species Tribe: Attini


      Coloration/Hue: Transulcent Yellow - Golden

      Nuptial Flight (TOY): June - July

      Nuptial Flight (TOD): Night


      Polymorphic: Yes

      Polygynous: No

      Polydomous: No

    $350.00 Regular Price
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