Paratopula sumatrensis

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Paratopula sumatrensis
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Myrmicinae
Tribe: Crematogastrini
Genus: Paratopula
Species: P. sumatrensis
Binomial name
Paratopula sumatrensis
(Forel, 1913)

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Specimen Label

This species is only known from the queen caste.

Identification

Distribution

Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

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

Distribution based on AntMaps

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Distribution based on AntWeb specimens

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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.

  • sumatrensis. Atopula ceylonica var. sumatrensis Forel, 1913k: 64 (q.) INDONESIA (Sumatra). Crawley, 1924: 399 (w.). Combination in Paratopula: Wheeler, W.M. 1919e: 144. Raised to species: Bolton, 1988b: 141.

Description

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