Ectomomyrmex acutus

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Ectomomyrmex acutus
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Ponerinae
Tribe: Ponerini
Genus: Ectomomyrmex
Species: E. acutus
Binomial name
Ectomomyrmex acutus
(Emery, 1900)

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Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

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

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Nomenclature

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

  • acutus. Pachycondyla (Ectomomyrmex) acuta Emery, 1900c: 314 (w.) NEW GUINEA. Combination in Ectomomyrmex: Wilson, 1958d: 364; in Pachycondyla: Brown, in Bolton, 1995b: 302; in Ectomomyrmex: Schmidt & Shattuck, 2014: 193. Senior synonym of dahlii: Wilson, 1958d: 364.
  • dahlii. Ponera (Ectomomyrmex) dahlii Forel, 1901b: 9 (w.) NEW GUINEA (Bismarck Archipelago). Combination in Pachycondyla (Ectomomyrmex): Emery, 1911d: 79. Junior synonym of acuta: Wilson, 1958d: 364.

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