Ectomomyrmex astutus obscurus

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Ectomomyrmex astutus obscurus
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Ponerinae
Tribe: Ponerini
Genus: Ectomomyrmex
Species: E. astutus
Subspecies: E. astutus obscurus
Trinomial name
Ectomomyrmex astutus obscurus
(Karavaiev, 1935)

Identification

Distribution

Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Oriental Region: Vietnam (type locality).

Distribution based on specimens

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The above specimen data are provided by AntWeb. Please see Ectomomyrmex astutus_obscurus for further details

Biology

Castes

Nomenclature

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

  • obscurus. Pachycondyla (Ectomomyrmex) astuta subsp. obscura Karavaiev, 1935a: 71 (w.) VIETNAM. Combination in Ectomomyrmex: Schmidt & Shattuck, 2014: 193.

Description

References

  • Karavaiev, V. 1935a. Neue Ameisen aus dem Indo-Australischen Gebiet, nebst Revision einiger Formen. Treubia 15: 57-118 (page 71, worker described)
  • Schmidt, C.A. & Shattuck, S.O. 2014. The higher classification of the ant subfamily Ponerinae (Hymenoptera: Formicidae), with a review of ponerine ecology and behavior. Zootaxa. 3817, 1–242 (doi:10.11646/zootaxa.3817.1.1)