Neivamyrmex dorbignii

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Neivamyrmex dorbignii
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Dorylinae
Genus: Neivamyrmex
Species: N. dorbignii
Binomial name
Neivamyrmex dorbignii
(Shuckard, 1840)

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Identification

Distribution

Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

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

  • dorbignii. Labidus dorbignii Shuckard, 1840b: 259 (m.) no locality given (loc. BOLIVIA, see Emery, 1900a: 187). Combination in Eciton: Dalla Torre, 1893: 2 (with spelling emended to dorbignyi; unjustified emendation); in Eciton: Forel, 1895b: 119; in E. (Acamatus): Emery, 1900a: 187; in Neivamyrmex: Borgmeier, 1953: 14. Senior synonym of spegazzinii (and its junior synonym obscurum): Santschi, 1921g: 92; Borgmeier, 1955: 461.
  • spegazzinii. Eciton spegazzinii Emery, 1888e: 691 (w.) ARGENTINA. Gallardo, 1915: 5 (m.). Combination in E. (Acamatus): Emery, 1894c: 184 (in key). Subspecies of spinolae and senior synonym of obscurum: Santschi, 1916e: 368. Junior synonym of dorbignii: Santschi, 1921g: 92; Borgmeier, 1955: 461.
  • obscurum. Eciton spinolae subsp. obscurum Forel, 1911e: 250 (m.) ARGENTINA. Junior synonym of spegazzinii: Santschi, 1916e: 368.

Description

References

  • Borgmeier, T. 1953. Vorarbeiten zu einer Revision der neotropischen Wanderameisen. Stud. Entomol. 2: 1-51 (page 14, Combination in Neivamyrmex)
  • Borgmeier, T. 1955. Die Wanderameisen der neotropischen Region. Stud. Entomol. 3: 1-720 (page 461, Senior synonym of spegazzinii (and its junior synonym obscurum))
  • Dalla Torre, K. W. von. 1893. Catalogus Hymenopterorum hucusque descriptorum systematicus et synonymicus. Vol. 7. Formicidae (Heterogyna). Leipzig: W. Engelmann, 289 pp. (page 2, Combination in Eciton)
  • Emery, C. 1900e. Nuovi studi sul genere Eciton. Mem. R. Accad. Sci. Ist. Bologna (5)8:173-188 (page 187, location Bolivia)
  • Emery, C. 1900e. Nuovi studi sul genere Eciton. Mem. R. Accad. Sci. Ist. Bologna (5)8:173-188 (page 187, Combination in E. (Acamatus))
  • Forel, A. 1895b. A fauna das formigas do Brazil. Bol. Mus. Para. Hist. Nat. Ethnogr. 1: 89-139 (page 119, Combination in Eciton)
  • Santschi, F. 1921g. Ponerinae, Dorylinae et quelques autres formicides néotropiques. Bull. Soc. Vaudoise Sci. Nat. 54: 81-103 (page 92, Senior synonym of spegazzinii (and its junior synonym obscurum))
  • Shuckard, W. E. 1840b. Monograph of the Dorylidae, a family of the Hymenoptera Heterogyna. (Continued from p. 201.). Ann. Nat. Hist. 5: 258-271 (page 259, male described)