Orectognathus csikii

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Orectognathus csikii
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Myrmicinae
Tribe: Attini
Genus: Orectognathus
Species: O. csikii
Binomial name
Orectognathus csikii
Szabó, 1926

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Specimen Labels



Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Indo-Australian Region: New Guinea.

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Distribution based on specimens

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The above specimen data are provided by AntWeb. Please see Orectognathus csikii for further details




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

  • csikii. Orectognathus csikii Szabó, 1926: 351, fig. A (w.) NEW GUINEA. See also: Brown, 1953k: 100; Bolton, 2000: 22.

Type Material



  • Bolton, B. 1995b. A new general catalogue of the ants of the world. Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Press, 504 pp. (page 301, catalogue)
  • Brown, W. L., Jr. 1953k. A revision of the dacetine ant genus Orectognathus. Mem. Qld. Mus. 13: 84-104 (page 100, see also)
  • Szabó-Patay, J. 1926. Trois Orectognathus nouveaux de la collection du Musée National Hongrois. Ann. Hist.-Nat. Mus. Natl. Hung. 24: 348-351 (page 351, fig. A worker described)