Pogonomyrmex brevibarbis

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Pogonomyrmex brevibarbis
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Myrmicinae
Tribe: Pogonomyrmecini
Genus: Pogonomyrmex
Species group: brevibarbis
Species: P. brevibarbis
Binomial name
Pogonomyrmex brevibarbis
Emery, 1906

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Distribution

Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Neotropical Region: Argentina (type locality).

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Biology

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Nomenclature

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

  • brevibarbis. Pogonomyrmex brevibarbis Emery, 1906c: 158 (w.) ARGENTINA. Santschi, 1925d: 223 (m.). Senior synonym of ater, carettei: Kusnezov, 1951a: 250. Current subspecies: nominal plus niger, silvestrii.
  • carettei. Pogonomyrmex carettei Santschi, 1922b: 351 (w.q.m.) ARGENTINA. Junior synonym of brevibarbis: Kusnezov, 1951a: 250.
  • ater. Pogonomyrmex (Pogonomyrmex) ater Donisthorpe, 1933c: 532 (w.q.m.) ARGENTINA. Junior synonym of brevibarbis: Kusnezov, 1951a: 250.

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