Neivamyrmex emeryi

AntWiki - Where Ant Biologists Share Their Knowledge
Jump to navigation Jump to search
Neivamyrmex emeryi
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Dorylinae
Genus: Neivamyrmex
Species: N. emeryi
Binomial name
Neivamyrmex emeryi
(Santschi, 1921)

Neivamyrmex emeryi casent0911395 p 1 high.jpg

Neivamyrmex emeryi casent0911395 d 1 high.jpg

Specimen Labels

Synonyms

Identification

Distribution

Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Neotropical Region: Bolivia (type locality), Peru.

Distribution based on AntMaps

AntMapLegend.png

Distribution based on AntWeb specimens

Check data from AntWeb

Biology

Castes

Nomenclature

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

  • emeryi. Eciton (Acamatus) emeryi Santschi, 1921g: 92 (footnote) (m.) BOLIVIA. Combination in Neivamyrmex: Borgmeier, 1953: 13. Senior synonym of exagona: Borgmeier, 1955: 317.
  • exagona. Eciton (Acamatus) emeryi var. exagona Santschi, 1923g: 1261 (m.) PERU. Junior synonym of emeryi: Borgmeier, 1955: 317.

Description

References

  • Borgmeier, T. 1953. Vorarbeiten zu einer Revision der neotropischen Wanderameisen. Stud. Entomol. 2: 1-51 (page 13, Combination in Neivamyrmex)
  • Borgmeier, T. 1955. Die Wanderameisen der neotropischen Region. Stud. Entomol. 3: 1-720 (page 317, Senior synonym of exagona)
  • Santschi, F. 1921g. Ponerinae, Dorylinae et quelques autres formicides néotropiques. Bull. Soc. Vaudoise Sci. Nat. 54: 81-103 (page 92, male described (footnote))