Nesomyrmex itinerans

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Nesomyrmex itinerans
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Myrmicinae
Tribe: Crematogastrini
Genus: Nesomyrmex
Species: N. itinerans
Binomial name
Nesomyrmex itinerans
(Kempf, 1959)

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Specimen Labels



Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Neotropical Region: Venezuela (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.

  • itinerans. Leptothorax (Nesomyrmex) itinerans Kempf, 1959c: 407, figs. 2, 20, 26, 29, 30, 31 (w.q.m.) VENEZUELA. Combination in Nesomyrmex: Bolton, 2003: 272.



  • Bolton, B. 2003. Synopsis and Classification of Formicidae. Mem. Am. Entomol. Inst. 71: 370pp (page 272, Combination in Nesomyrmex)
  • Kempf, W. W. 1959d. A synopsis of the New World species belonging to the Nesomyrmex-group of the ant genus Leptothorax Mayr (Hymenoptera: Formicidae). Stud. Entomol. (n.s.) 2: 391-432 (page 407, figs. 2, 20, 26, 29, 30, 31 worker, queen, male described)