Myrmelachista nodigera

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Myrmelachista nodigera
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Formicinae
Tribe: Myrmelachistini
Genus: Myrmelachista
Species: M. nodigera
Binomial name
Myrmelachista nodigera
Mayr, 1887

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Distribution

Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Neotropical Region: Argentina, Bolivia, Brazil (type locality), Paraguay, Uruguay.

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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.

  • nodigera. Myrmelachista nodigera Mayr, 1887: 529 (w.) BRAZIL. Combination in M. (Decamera): Emery, 1925b: 33; in M. (Hincksidris): Kempf, 1972a: 150. Senior synonym of flavicornis, pallida: Wild, 2007b: 44.
  • flavicornis. Myrmelachista nodigera var. flavicornis Emery, 1896h: 638, fig. F (w.q.) PARAGUAY. Combination in M. (Hincksidris): Kempf, 1972a: 150. Junior synonym of nodigera: Wild, 2007b: 44.
  • pallida. Myrmelachista nodigera subsp. pallida Forel, 1909a: 263 (w.) PARAGUAY. Combination in M. (Decamera): Emery, 1925b: 33; in M. (Hincksidris): Kempf, 1972a: 150. Junior synonym of nodigera: Wild, 2007b: 44.

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