Carebara taiponica

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Carebara taiponica
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Myrmicinae
Tribe: Crematogastrini
Genus: Carebara
Species: C. taiponica
Binomial name
Carebara taiponica
(Wheeler, W.M., 1928)

Identification

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Distribution

Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Palaearctic Region: China (type locality).

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Biology

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Nomenclature

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

  • taiponica. Oligomyrmex silvestrii subsp. taiponicus Wheeler, W.M. 1928c: 24 (s.) CHINA. Combination in Carebara: Fernández, 2004a: 235. Raised to species: Bolton, 1995b: 300.

Description

References

  • Bolton, B. 1995b. A new general catalogue of the ants of the world. Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Press, 504 pp. (page 300, Raised to species)
  • Fernández, F. 2004a. The American species of the myrmicine ant genus Carebara Westwood (Hymentoptera: Formicidae). Caldasia 26(1): 191-238 (page 235, Combination in Carebara)
  • Wheeler, W. M. 1928c. Ants collected by Professor F. Silvestri in China. Boll. Lab. Zool. Gen. Agrar. R. Sc. Super. Agric. 22: 3-38 (page 24, soldier described)