Carebara obscura

AntWiki - Where Ant Biologists Share Their Knowledge
Jump to: navigation, search
Carebara obscura
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Myrmicinae
Tribe: Crematogastrini
Genus: Carebara
Species: C. obscura
Binomial name
Carebara obscura
(Viehmeyer, 1914)

Pheidologeton obscurus casent0913543 p 1 high.jpg

Pheidologeton obscurus casent0913543 d 1 high.jpg

Specimen Labels

Identification

Distribution

Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Indo-Australian Region: Indonesia (type locality).

Distribution based on specimens

Loading map...

The above specimen data are provided by AntWeb. Please see Carebara obscura for further details


Biology

Castes

Nomenclature

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

  • obscura. Pheidologeton obscurus Viehmeyer, 1914b: 37 (w.) INDONESIA (Java). Combination in Carebara: Fischer, Azorsa & Fisher, 2014: 72.

Description

References

  • Fischer, G., Azorsa, F. & Fisher, B.L. 2014. The ant genus Carebara Westwood (Hymenoptera, Formicidae): synonymisation of Pheidologeton Mayr under Carebara, establishment and revision of the C. polita species group. ZooKeys 438: 57–112.
  • Viehmeyer, H. 1914b [1913]. Neue und unvollständig bekannte Ameisen der alten Welt. Arch. Naturgesch. (A)79(1 12: 24-60 (page 37, worker described)