Heteroponera carinifrons

AntWiki - Where Ant Biologists Share Their Knowledge
Jump to: navigation, search
Heteroponera carinifrons
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Heteroponerinae
Genus: Heteroponera
Species: H. carinifrons
Binomial name
Heteroponera carinifrons
Mayr, 1887

Heteroponera-carinifrons-MCZ001L.jpg

Heteroponera-carinifrons-MCZ001D.jpg

Specimen Label

Identification

Distribution

Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Neotropical Region: Chile (type locality).

Distribution based on AntMaps

AntMapLegend.png

Distribution based on AntWeb specimens

Check data from AntWeb

Biology

Castes

Nomenclature

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

  • carinifrons. Heteroponera carinifrons Mayr, 1887: 533 (w.) CHILE. Emery, 1906c: 112 (q.). Combination in Acanthoponera: Emery, 1895g: 347; in A. (Anacanthoponera): Wheeler, W.M. 1923e: 186; in Heteroponera: Brown, 1952h: 70. See also: Brown, 1958g: 257.

Description

References

  • Brown, W. L., Jr. 1952k. Heteroponera Mayr reinstated (Hymenoptera: Formicidae). Psyche (Camb.) 59: 70 (page 70, Combination in Heteroponera)
  • Brown, W. L., Jr. 1958g. Contributions toward a reclassification of the Formicidae. II. Tribe Ectatommini (Hymenoptera). Bull. Mus. Comp. Zool. 118: 173-362 (page 257, see also)
  • Emery, C. 1895h. Descriptions de quelques fourmis nouvelles d'Australie. Ann. Soc. Entomol. Belg. 39: 345-358 (page 347, Combination in Acanthoponera)
  • Emery, C. 1906c [1905]. Studi sulle formiche della fauna neotropica. XXVI. Bull. Soc. Entomol. Ital. 37: 107-194 (page 112, queen described)
  • Mayr, G. 1887. Südamerikanische Formiciden. Verh. K-K. Zool.-Bot. Ges. Wien 37: 511-632 (page 533, worker described)
  • Wheeler, W. M. 1923f. Ants of the genera Myopias and Acanthoponera. Psyche (Camb.) 30: 175-192 (page 186, Combination in A. (Anacanthoponera))