Apterostigma mexicanum

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Apterostigma mexicanum
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Myrmicinae
Tribe: Attini
Genus: Apterostigma
Species: A. mexicanum
Binomial name
Apterostigma mexicanum
Lattke, 1997

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Specimen Labels



Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Neotropical Region: Mexico (type locality).

Distribution based on AntMaps


Distribution based on AntWeb specimens

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

  • mexicanum. Apterostigma mexicanum Lattke, 1997: 162, figs. 90, 130, 153, 200, 201 (w.) MEXICO.



  • Lattke, J. E. 1997. Revisión del género Apterostigma Mayr (Hymenoptera: Formicidae). Arq. Zool. (São Paulo) 34: 121-221 (page 162, figs. 90, 130, 153, 200, 201 worker described)
  • Vásquez-Bolaños, M. 2004 [2003]. Primer registro de Apterostigma mexicanum Lattke, 1997 (Hymenoptera: Formicidae: Myrmicinae) para los estados de Querétaro y San Luis Potosí, México. Dugesiana 10(2): 47-48 (page 47, record in Mexico)