Anochetus maynei

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Anochetus maynei
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Ponerinae
Tribe: Ponerini
Genus: Anochetus
Species: A. maynei
Binomial name
Anochetus maynei
Forel, 1913

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Afrotropical Region: Democratic Republic of Congo (type locality), Kenya.

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

  • maynei. Anochetus pellucidus var. maynei Forel, 1913h: 347 (q.) DEMOCRATIC REPUBLIC OF CONGO. Brown, 1978c: 601 (w.). Raised to species: Brown, 1978c: 557.



  • Brown, W. L., Jr. 1978c. Contributions toward a reclassification of the Formicidae. Part VI. Ponerinae, tribe Ponerini, subtribe Odontomachiti. Section B. Genus Anochetus and bibliography. Stud. Entomol. 20: 549-638 (page 601, worker described; page 557, raised to species, queen described)