Liometopum sinense

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Liometopum sinense
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Dolichoderinae
Genus: Liometopum
Species: L. sinense
Binomial name
Liometopum sinense
Wheeler, W.M., 1921
Synonyms

Identification

Distribution

Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Palaearctic Region: China (type locality).

Distribution based on AntMaps

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Biology

Castes

Nomenclature

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

  • sericatum. Liometopum sinense var. sericatum Wheeler, W.M. 1921c: 541 (w.) CHINA. Junior synonym of sinense: Del Toro, et al. 2009: 338.
  • sinense. Liometopum sinense Wheeler, W.M. 1921c: 540 (w.) CHINA. Senior synonym of dentimandibulum, sericatum: Del Toro, et al. 2009: 338.
  • dentimandibulum. Liometopum dentimandibulum Chang & He, 2002e: 110, figs. 1-5 (w.) CHINA. Junior synonym of sinense: Del Toro, et al. 2009: 338.

Description

References

  • Wheeler, W. M. 1921c. Chinese ants. Bull. Mus. Comp. Zool. 64: 529-547 (page 540, worker described)