Anochetus altisquamis

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Anochetus altisquamis
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Ponerinae
Tribe: Ponerini
Genus: Anochetus
Species: A. altisquamis
Binomial name
Anochetus altisquamis
Mayr, 1887

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Distribution

Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Neotropical Region: Argentina, Brazil (type locality), Paraguay, Uruguay.

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Nomenclature

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

  • altisquamis. Anochetus altisquamis Mayr, 1887: 529 (w.) BRAZIL. Senior synonym of fumata: Kempf & Lenko, 1976: 58.
  • fumata. Anochetus altisquamis forma fumata Luederwaldt, 1918: 53 (w.) BRAZIL. Also described as new by Luederwaldt,1920: 3. Junior synonym of altisquamis: Kempf & Lenko, 1976: 58.

Description

References

  • Kempf, W. W.; Lenko, K. 1976. Levantamento da formicifauna no litoral norte e ilhas adjacentes do Estado de Sa~o Paulo, Brasil. I. Subfamilias Dorylinae, Ponerinae e Pseudomyrmecinae (Hym., Formicidae). Stud. Entomol. 19: 45-66 (page 58, senior synonym of fumata)
  • Mayr, G. 1887. Südamerikanische Formiciden. Verh. K-K. Zool.-Bot. Ges. Wien 37: 511-632 (page 529, worker described)