Carebara gustavmayri

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Pheidologeton gustavmayri
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Myrmicinae
Tribe: Crematogastrini
Genus: Carebara
Species: C. gustavmayri
Binomial name
Carebara gustavmayri
Fischer, Azorsa & Fisher, 2014
Synonyms

Identification

Distribution

Distribution based on type material

Tropical Africa (type locality).

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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.

  • mayri. Pheidologeton mayri Santschi, 1928f: 201 (q.) no locality given (Afrotropical). [Junior primary homonym of Carebara mayri (Forel, 1901).] Replacement name: Carebara gustavmayri Fischer, Azorsa & Fisher, 2014: 71.
  • gustavmayri. Carebara gustavmayri Fischer, Azorsa & Fisher, 2014: 71. Replacement name for Pheidologeton mayri Santschi, 1928: 201. [Junior secondary homonym of Carebara mayri (Forel, 1901).]

Description

References

  • Santschi, F. 1928f. Descriptions de nouvelles fourmis √©thiopiennes (suite). Rev. Zool. Bot. Afr. 16: 191-213 (page 201, queen described)