Brachymyrmex physogaster

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Brachymyrmex physogaster
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Formicinae
Tribe: Myrmelachistini
Genus: Brachymyrmex
Species: B. physogaster
Binomial name
Brachymyrmex physogaster
Kusnezov, 1960

Identification

Distribution

Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Neotropical Region: Argentina (type locality).

Distribution based on AntMaps

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Biology

Castes

Nomenclature

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

  • physogaster. Brachymyrmex physogaster Kusnezov, 1960c: 382, figs. 1-4 (w.) ARGENTINA.

Description

References

  • Bolton, B. 1995b. A new general catalogue of the ants of the world. Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Press, 504 pp. (page 82, catalogue)
  • Kusnezov, N. 1960c. Brachymyrmex physogaster n. sp. aus Argentinien und das Problem der Physogastrie bie den Ameisen. Zool. Anz. 165: 381-388 (page 382, figs. 1-4 worker described)