Heteroponera dolo

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Heteroponera dolo
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Heteroponerinae
Genus: Heteroponera
Species: H. dolo
Binomial name
Heteroponera dolo
(Roger, 1860)

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Specimen Labels

Synonyms

Identification

Distribution

Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Neotropical Region: Argentina, Brazil (type locality), Paraguay, Uruguay.

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Distribution based on specimens

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The above specimen data are provided by AntWeb. Please see Heteroponera dolo 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.

  • dolo. Ponera dolo Roger, 1860: 293 (w.q.) BRAZIL. Wheeler, G.C. & Wheeler, J. 1976a: 44 (l.). Combination in Ectatomma (Acanthoponera): Mayr, 1862: 733; in Acanthoponera: Emery, 1906c: 112; in A. (Anacanthoponera): Wheeler, W.M. 1923e: 187; in Heteroponera: Brown, 1952h: 70. Senior synonym of aurea: Brown, 1958g: 195. See also: Kempf, 1962a: 33.
  • aurea. Acanthoponera dolo var. aurea Forel, 1913l: 203 (w.m.) ARGENTINA. Combination in A. (Anacanthoponera): Wheeler, W.M. 1923e: 187. Junior synonym of dolo: Brown, 1958g: 195.

Description

References

  • Borges, D. S.; Mariano, C. S. F.; Delabie, J. H. C.; Pompolo, S. G. 2004a. Notes écologiques et tude cytogénetique de la fourmi neotropicale Heteroponera dolo (Roger, 1861) (Hymenoptera, Formicidae, Heteroponerinae). Bull. Soc. Entomol. Fr. 109(3): 257-261 PDF (page 257-261, karyotype described)
  • 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 195, Senior synonym of aurea)
  • Emery, C. 1906c [1905]. Studi sulle formiche della fauna neotropica. XXVI. Bull. Soc. Entomol. Ital. 37: 107-194 (page 112, Combination in Acanthoponera)
  • Kempf, W. W. 1962b. Miscellaneous studies on neotropical ants. II. (Hymenoptera, Formicidae). Stud. Entomol. 5: 1-38 (page 33, see also)
  • Mayr, G. 1862. Myrmecologische Studien. Verh. K-K. Zool.-Bot. Ges. Wien 12: 649-776 (page 733, Combination in Ectatomma (Acanthoponera))
  • Roger, J. 1860. Die Ponera-artigen Ameisen. Berl. Entomol. Z. 4: 278-312 (page 293, worker, queen described)
  • Wheeler, G. C.; Wheeler, J. 1964b. The ant larvae of the subfamily Ponerinae: supplement. Ann. Entomol. Soc. Am. 57: 443-462 (page ??, larva described)
  • Wheeler, W. M. 1923f. Ants of the genera Myopias and Acanthoponera. Psyche (Camb.) 30: 175-192 (page 187, Combination in A. (Anacanthoponera))