Parvaponera myropola

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Parvaponera myropola
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Ponerinae
Tribe: Ponerini
Genus: Parvaponera
Species: P. myropola
Binomial name
Parvaponera myropola
(Menozzi, 1925)

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Type Specimen Label

Identification

Distribution

Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Indo-Australian Region: Philippines (type locality).

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Distribution based on specimens

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Biology

Castes

Queen

Nomenclature

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

  • myropola. Euponera (Trachymesopus) myropola Menozzi, 1925c: 444 (q.) PHILIPPINES. Combination in Pachycondyla: Brown, in Bolton, 1995b: 307; in Parvaponera: Schmidt & Shattuck, 2014: 200.

Description

References

  • Brown, W. L., Jr. 1995a. [Untitled. Taxonomic changes in Pachycondyla attributed to Brown.] Pp. 302-311 in: Bolton, B. A new general catalogue of the ants of the world. Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Press, 504 pp. (page 307, Combination in Pachycondyla)
  • Menozzi, C. 1925c. Nouvelles fourmis des Philippines. Philipp. J. Sci. 28: 439-451 (page 444, queen described)
  • Schmidt, C.A. & Shattuck, S.O. 2014. The higher classification of the ant subfamily Ponerinae (Hymenoptera: Formicidae), with a review of ponerine ecology and behavior. Zootaxa. 3817, 1–242 (doi:10.11646/zootaxa.3817.1.1)