Myrmecia ferruginea

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Myrmecia ferruginea
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Myrmeciinae
Tribe: Myrmeciini
Genus: Myrmecia
Species: M. ferruginea
Binomial name
Myrmecia ferruginea
Mayr, 1876

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Distribution

Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Australasian Region: Australia (type locality).

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Nomenclature

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

  • ferruginea. Myrmecia nigriceps var. ferruginea Mayr, 1876: 95 (w.) AUSTRALIA. Junior synonym of vindex: Forel, 1907h: 264. Revived from synonymy and raised to species: Brown, 1953j: 22.

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