Discothyrea clavicornis

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Discothyrea clavicornis
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Proceratiinae
Tribe: Proceratiini
Genus: Discothyrea
Species: D. clavicornis
Binomial name
Discothyrea clavicornis
Emery, 1897

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Identification

Distribution

Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Indo-Australian Region: New Guinea (type locality), Philippines, Solomon Islands.
Palaearctic Region: China.

Distribution based on AntMaps

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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.

  • clavicornis. Discothyrea clavicornis Emery, 1897c: 593, pl. 15, figs. 39, 40 (w.) NEW GUINEA. Mann, 1919: 288 (q.).

Description

References

  • Mann, W. M. 1919. The ants of the British Solomon Islands. Bull. Mus. Comp. Zool. 63: 273-391 (page 288, queen described)