Ectomomyrmex striatulus

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

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

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

  • striata. Pachycondyla (Ectomomyrmex) striata Karavaiev, 1927e: 5 (w.) INDONESIA (Ambon I.) [Junior primary homonym of striata Smith, F. 1858b: 106.] Replacement name: striatula Karavaiev, 1935a: 70.
  • striatulus. Pachycondyla (Ectomomyrmex) striatula Karavaiev, 1935a: 70. Replacement name for striata Karavaiev, 1927e: 5. [Junior primary homonym of striata Smith, F. 1858b: 106.] Combination in Ectomomyrmex: Wilson, 1958d: 365; in Pachycondyla: Brown, in Bolton, 1995b: 310; in Ectomomyrmex: Schmidt & Shattuck, 2014: 194.



  • Brown, W. L., Jr. 1995a. [Untitled. Taxonomic changes in Pachycondyla attributed to Brown.] Pp. 302-311 in: Bolton, B. A new general catalogue of the ants of the world. Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Press, 504 pp. (page 310, combination in Pachycondyla)
  • Karavaiev, V. 1927f. Ameisen aus dem Indo-Australischen Gebiet. III. Zb. Prats Zool. Muz. 3:3-52 [= Tr. Ukr. Akad. Nauk Fiz.-Mat. Vidd. 7:3-52]. (page 5, Replaced name)
  • Karavaiev, V. 1935a. Neue Ameisen aus dem Indo-Australischen Gebiet, nebst Revision einiger Formen. Treubia 15: 57-118 (page 70, Replacement name for striata Karavaiev, 1927)
  • 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)
  • Wilson, E. O. 1958g. Studies on the ant fauna of Melanesia III. Rhytidoponera in western Melanesia and the Moluccas. IV. The tribe Ponerini. Bull. Mus. Comp. Zool. 119: 303-371 (page 365, Combination in Ectomomyrmex)