Meranoplus rothneyi

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Meranoplus rothneyi
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Myrmicinae
Tribe: Crematogastrini
Genus: Meranoplus
Species: M. rothneyi
Binomial name
Meranoplus rothneyi
Forel, 1902

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Distribution

Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Oriental Region: Bhutan, India (type locality), Nepal.

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Biology

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Nomenclature

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

  • rothneyi. Meranoplus rothneyi Forel, 1902c: 241 (w.) INDIA. See also: Schödl, 1998: 391.

Description

References

  • Forel, A. 1902c. Myrmicinae nouveaux de l'Inde et de Ceylan. Rev. Suisse Zool. 10: 165-249 (page 241, worker described)
  • Schödl, S. 1998. Taxonomic revision of Oriental Meranoplus F. Smith, 1853 (Insecta: Hymenoptera: Formicidae: Myrmicinae). Ann. Naturhist. Mus. Wien. B. Bot. Zool. 100: 361-394 (page 391, see also)