Neivamyrmex klugii

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

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Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Neotropical Region: Grenada, Lesser Antilles, Trinidad and Tobago, Venezuela.

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.

  • klugii. Labidus klugii Shuckard, 1840b: 260 (m.) ANTILLES. Combination in Eciton: Dalla Torre, 1893: 4; in E. (Labidus): Forel, 1893g: 369; in Neivamyrmex: Borgmeier, 1953: 6. Current subspecies: nominal plus distans. See also: Borgmeier, 1955: 598.



  • Borgmeier, T. 1953. Vorarbeiten zu einer Revision der neotropischen Wanderameisen. Stud. Entomol. 2: 1-51 (page 6, Combination in Nievamyrmex)
  • Borgmeier, T. 1955. Die Wanderameisen der neotropischen Region. Stud. Entomol. 3: 1-720 (page 598, see also)
  • Dalla Torre, K. W. von. 1893. Catalogus Hymenopterorum hucusque descriptorum systematicus et synonymicus. Vol. 7. Formicidae (Heterogyna). Leipzig: W. Engelmann, 289 pp. (page 4, Combination in Eciton)
  • Forel, A. 1893j. Formicides de l'Antille St. Vincent, récoltées par Mons. H. H. Smith. Trans. Entomol. Soc. Lond. 1893: 333-418 (page 369, Combination in E. (Labidus))
  • 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 260, male described)