Acromyrmex rugosus santschii

AntWiki - Where Ant Biologists Share Their Knowledge
Jump to: navigation, search
Acromyrmex rugosus santschii
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Myrmicinae
Tribe: Attini
Genus: Acromyrmex
Species: A. rugosus
Subspecies: A. rugosus santschii
Trinomial name
Acromyrmex rugosus santschii
(Forel, 1912)

Identification

Distribution

Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Neotropical Region: Colombia (type locality).

Check distribution from AntMaps.

Distribution based on specimens

Loading map...

The above specimen data are provided by AntWeb. Please see Acromyrmex rugosus_santschii for further details

Biology

Castes

Nomenclature

The following information is derived from Barry Bolton's New General Catalogue, a catalogue of the world's ants.

  • santschii. Atta (Acromyrmex) aspersa var. santschii Forel, 1912e: 182 (w.) COLOMBIA. Combination in Acromyrmex: Emery, 1924d: 348. Currently subspecies of rugosus: Santschi, 1925a: 379.

Description

References

  • Bolton, B. 1995b. A new general catalogue of the ants of the world. Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Press, 504 pp. (page 57, catalogue)
  • Emery, C. 1924f [1922]. Hymenoptera. Fam. Formicidae. Subfam. Myrmicinae. [concl.]. Genera Insectorum 174C: 207-397 (page 348, Combination in Acromyrmex)
  • Forel, A. 1912f. Formicides néotropiques. Part II. 3me sous-famille Myrmicinae Lep. (Attini, Dacetii, Cryptocerini). Mém. Soc. Entomol. Belg. 19: 179-209 (page 182, worker described)
  • Santschi, F. 1925a. Revision du genre Acromyrmex Mayr. Rev. Suisse Zool. 31: 355-398 (page 379, variety of rugosus)