Carebara solitaria

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Carebara solitaria
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Myrmicinae
Tribe: Crematogastrini
Genus: Carebara
Species: C. solitaria
Binomial name
Carebara solitaria
(Stitz, 1910)

Identification

Distribution

Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Afrotropical Region: Togo (type locality).

Distribution based on specimens

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The above specimen data are provided by AntWeb. Please see Carebara solitaria 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.

  • solitaria. Pheidologeton solitarius Stitz, 1910: 141 (q.) TOGO. 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.
  • Stitz, H. 1910. Westafrikanische Ameisen. I. Mitt. Zool. Mus. Berl. 5: 125-151 (page 141, queen described)