Myrmicaria salambo

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Myrmicaria salambo
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Myrmicinae
Tribe: Solenopsidini
Genus: Myrmicaria
Species: M. salambo
Binomial name
Myrmicaria salambo
Wheeler, W.M., 1922

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Syntype Specimen Label



Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Afrotropical Region: Democratic Republic of Congo (type locality).

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.

  • salambo. Myrmicaria salambo Wheeler, W.M. 1922a: 147, fig. 37 (w.) DEMOCRATIC REPUBLIC OF CONGO.



  • Wheeler, W. M. 1922b. Ants of the American Museum Congo expedition. A contribution to the myrmecology of Africa. II. The ants collected by the American Museum Congo Expedition. Bull. Am. Mus. Nat. Hist. 45: 39-269 (page 147, fig. 37 worker described)