Journal article Open Access
David Emmanuel M. General
The ants of a remote mountain in central Mindanao Island, Philippines are surveyed along a transect with a combination of collecting techniques. Nine species are new distributional records for the Philippines: Aenictus wayani Jaitrong and Yamane, 2011; Aphaenogaster feae Emery, 1889; Euprenolepis procera (Emery, 1900); Myrmecina grandis Okido, Ogata and Hosoishi, 2020; Pheidole plinii Forel, 1911; Pheidole rabo Forel, 1913; Polyrhachis montana Hung, 1970; Ponera incerta (Wheeler, 1933); and Strumigenys doriae Emery, 1887. Eighteen other species are new distributional records for the island of Mindanao.