Oecophylla smaragdina selebensis

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Oecophylla smaragdina selebensis
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Formicinae
Tribe: Oecophyllini
Genus: Oecophylla
Species: O. smaragdina
Subspecies: O. smaragdina selebensis
Trinomial name
Oecophylla smaragdina selebensis
Emery, 1893

Identification

Distribution

Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Indo-Australian Region: Indonesia (type locality), Sulawesi.

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Distribution based on specimens

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The above specimen data are provided by AntWeb. Please see Oecophylla smaragdina_selebensis for further details

Biology

Castes

Nomenclature

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

  • selebensis. Oecophylla smaragdina var. selebensis Emery, 1893e: 195 (w.) INDONESIA (Sulawesi). Emery, 1921c: 102 (m.).

Description

References

  • Emery, C. 1893g. Formicides de l'Archipel Malais. Rev. Suisse Zool. 1: 187-229 (page 195, worker described)
  • Emery, C. 1921g. Formiche tessitrici del genere Oecophylla fossili e viventi. Rend. Sess. R. Accad. Sci. Ist. Bologna Cl. Sci. Fis. (n.s.) 25: 99-105 (page 102, male described)