Dorymyrmex silvestrii

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Dorymyrmex silvestrii
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Dolichoderinae
Genus: Dorymyrmex
Species: D. silvestrii
Binomial name
Dorymyrmex silvestrii
Gallardo, 1916



Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Neotropical Region: Argentina (type locality).

Distribution based on AntMaps


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

  • silvestrii. Dorymyrmex silvestrii Gallardo, 1916c: 259, figs. 3, 4 (w.q.) ARGENTINA. Combination in Conomyrma: Kusnezov, 1952g: 431; in Dorymyrmex: Shattuck, 1992c: 85.



  • Gallardo, A. 1916d. Notas complementarias sobre las Dolicoderinas Argentinas. An. Mus. Nac. Hist. Nat. B. Aires 28: 257-261 (page 259, figs. 3, 4 worker, queen described)
  • Kusnezov, N. 1952j [1951]. El estado real del grupo Dorymyrmex Mayr (Hymenoptera, Formicidae). Acta Zool. Lilloana 10: 427-448 (page 431, Combination in Conomyrma)
  • Shattuck, S. O. 1992c. Generic revision of the ant subfamily Dolichoderinae (Hymenoptera: Formicidae). Sociobiology 21: 1-181 (page 85, Combination in Dorymyrmex)