Philidris cordata stewartii

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Philidris cordata stewartii
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Dolichoderinae
Genus: Philidris
Species: P. cordata
Subspecies: P. cordata stewartii
Trinomial name
Philidris cordata stewartii
(Forel, 1893)



Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Australasian Region: Australia (type locality).

Distribution based on AntMaps


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

  • stewartii. Iridomyrmex cordatus var. stewartii Forel, 1893d: 456 (w.) AUSTRALIA. Combination in Philidris: Shattuck, 1992a: 18. Subspecies of myrmecodiae: Forel, 1902h: 541. Currently subspecies of cordata: Taylor & Brown, D.R. 1985: 97.

Type Material



  • Forel, A. 1893f. Nouvelles fourmis d'Australie et des Canaries. Ann. Soc. Entomol. Belg. 37: 454-466 (page 456, worker described)
  • Forel, A. 1902g. Les Formicides de l'Empire des Indes et de Ceylan. Part IX. J. Bombay Nat. Hist. Soc. 14: 520-546 (page 541, Variety/subspecies of myrmecodiae)
  • Shattuck, S. O. 1992a. Review of the dolichoderine ant genus Iridomyrmex Mayr with descriptions of three new genera (Hymenoptera: Formicidae). J. Aust. Entomol. Soc. 31: 13-18 (page 18, Combination in Philidris)
  • Taylor, R. W.; Brown, D. R. 1985. Formicoidea. Zool. Cat. Aust. 2:1- 149: 1-149, 30 (page 97, Variety/subspecies of cordata)