Diacamma tritschleri

AntWiki - Where Ant Biologists Share Their Knowledge
Jump to navigation Jump to search
Diacamma tritschleri
Scientific classification (junior synonym of Diacamma geometricum)
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Ponerinae
Tribe: Ponerini
Genus: Diacamma
Species: Diacamma tritschleri
Forel, 1897

This taxon is not in use as it is currently considered to be a junior synonym of Diacamma geometricum.


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

  • tritschleri. Diacamma tritschleri Forel, in Emery, 1897b: 151 (footnote) (w.) INDONESIA (Sumatra). Status as species: Viehmeyer, 1916a: 113. Junior synonym of geometricum: Laciny, Pal & Zettel, 2015: 102.


  • Emery, C. 1897h. Revisione del genere Diacamma Mayr. Rend. Sess. R. Accad. Sci. Ist. Bologna (n.s.) 1: 147-167 (page 151, (footnote) worker described)
  • Laciny, A., Pal, A. & Zettel, H. 2015. Taxonomic notes on the ant genus Diacamma Mayr, 1862, part 1. Zeitschrift der Arbeitsgemeinschaft Ősterreichischer Entomologen 67: 83-136.