Opisthopsis picta lepida

AntWiki - Where Ant Biologists Share Their Knowledge
Jump to navigation Jump to search
Opisthopsis picta lepida
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Formicinae
Tribe: Camponotini
Genus: Opisthopsis
Species: O. picta
Subspecies: O. picta lepida
Trinomial name
Opisthopsis picta lepida
Wheeler, W.M., 1918

Identification

Distribution

Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Australasian Region: Australia (type locality).

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.

  • lepida. Opisthopsis pictus var. lepidus Wheeler, W.M. 1918d: 352, pl. 1, figs. 3, 4 (w.) AUSTRALIA.

Type Material

Description

References

  • Wheeler, W. M. 1918d. The ants of the genus Opisthopsis Emery. Bull. Mus. Comp. Zool. 62: 341-362 (page 352, pl. 1, figs. 3, 4 worker described)