Mycetosoritis hartmanni

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Mycetosoritis hartmanni
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Myrmicinae
Tribe: Attini
Genus: Mycetosoritis
Species: M. hartmanni
Binomial name
Mycetosoritis hartmanni
(Wheeler, W.M., 1907)

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Specimen Label



Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Nearctic Region: United States (type locality).
Neotropical Region: Guatemala, Mexico.

Distribution based on AntMaps


Distribution based on AntWeb specimens

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

  • hartmanni. Atta (Mycetosoritis) hartmanni Wheeler, W.M. 1907c: 714, pl. 49, figs. 6, 7 (w.q.m.) U.S.A. Wheeler, G.C. & Wheeler, J. 1974d: 77 (l.). Combination in Cyphomyrmex (Mycetosoritis): Emery, 1913b: 251; in Mycetosoritis: Creighton, 1950a: 318.



  • Creighton, W. S. 1950a. The ants of North America. Bull. Mus. Comp. Zool. 104: 1-585 (page 318, Combination in Mycetosoritis)
  • Emery, C. 1913c. Études sur les Myrmicinae. [V-VII.]. Ann. Soc. Entomol. Belg. 57: 250-262 (page 251, Combination in Cyphomyrmex (Mycetosoritis))
  • Wheeler, G. C.; Wheeler, J. 1974d. Ant larvae of the myrmicine tribe Attini: second supplement (Hymenoptera: Formicidae). Proc. Entomol. Soc. Wash. 76: 76-81 (page 77, larva described)
  • Wheeler, W. M. 1907d. The fungus-growing ants of North America. Bull. Am. Mus. Nat. Hist. 23: 669-807 (page 714, pl. 49, fig. 6, 7 worker, queen, male described)