Myrmecia chrysogaster

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Myrmecia chrysogaster
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Myrmeciinae
Tribe: Myrmeciini
Genus: Myrmecia
Species: M. chrysogaster
Binomial name
Myrmecia chrysogaster
(Clark, 1943)

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Distribution

Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Australasian Region: Australia (type locality).

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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.

  • chrysogaster. Promyrmecia chrysogaster Clark, 1943: 114, pl. 13, fig. 23 (w.) AUSTRALIA. Combination in Myrmecia: Taylor & Brown, D.R. 1985: 7.

Type Material

Description

References

  • Clark, J. 1943. A revision of the genus Promyrmecia Emery (Formicidae). Mem. Natl. Mus. Vic. 13: 83-149 (page 114, pl. 13, fig. 23 worker described)
  • Taylor, R. W.; Brown, D. R. 1985. Formicoidea. Zool. Cat. Aust. 2:1- 149: 1-149, 30 (page 7, Combination in Myrmecia)