Orectognathus nanus

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Orectognathus nanus
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Myrmicinae
Tribe: Attini
Genus: Orectognathus
Species: O. nanus
Binomial name
Orectognathus nanus
Taylor, 1977

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Specimen Labels

Identification

Keys including this Species

Distribution

Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Australasian Region: Australia (type locality).

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Biology

Castes

Nomenclature

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

  • nanus. Orectognathus nanus Taylor, 1977: 605, figs. 20-22 (w.q.) AUSTRALIA. See also: Bolton, 2000: 23.

Type Material

Description

References

  • Taylor, R. W. 1977. New ants of the Australasian genus Orectognathus, with a key to the known species (Hymenoptera: Formicidae). Aust. J. Zool. 25: 581-612 (page 605, figs. 20-22 worker, queen described)