Polyrhachis abrupta

AntWiki - Where Ant Biologists Share Their Knowledge
Jump to: navigation, search
Polyrhachis abrupta
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Formicinae
Tribe: Camponotini
Genus: Polyrhachis
Subgenus: Myrma
Species: P. abrupta
Binomial name
Polyrhachis abrupta
Mayr, 1867

Polyrhachis abrupta casent0906806 p 1 high.jpg

Polyrhachis abrupta casent0906806 d 1 high.jpg

Specimen Labels

Synonyms

Identification

Distribution

Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Indo-Australian Region: Indonesia (type locality).

Distribution based on AntMaps

AntMapLegend.png

Distribution based on AntWeb specimens

Check data from AntWeb

Biology

Castes

Nomenclature

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

  • abrupta. Polyrhachis abrupta Mayr, 1867a: 62 (w.) INDONESIA (Halmahera I.). Combination in P. (Myrma): Emery, 1925b: 204. Senior synonym of halmaheirae: Emery, 1925b: 204.
  • halmaheirae. Polyrhachis orsyllus r. halmaheirae Forel, 1886f: 196 (w.) INDONESIA (Halmahera I.). Raised to species: Dalla Torre, 1893: 263. Junior synonym of abrupta: Emery, 1925b: 204.

Description

References

  • Emery, C. 1925d. Hymenoptera. Fam. Formicidae. Subfam. Formicinae. Genera Insectorum 183: 1-302 (page 204, Combination in P. (Myrma), and senior synonym of halmaheirae)
  • Mayr, G. 1867a. Adnotationes in monographiam formicidarum Indo-Neerlandicarum. Tijdschr. Entomol. 10: 33-117 (page 62, worker described)
  • Karavaiev, V. 1927f. Ameisen aus dem Indo-Australischen Gebiet. III. Zb. Prats Zool. Muz. 3:3-52 [= Tr. Ukr. Akad. Nauk Fiz.-Mat. Vidd. 7:3-52]. (page 19, fig. 10 worker described)
  • Santschi, F. 1928h. Fourmis de Sumatra, récoltées par Mr. J. B. Corporaal. Tijdschr. Entomol. 71: 119-140 (page 139, Replacement name: verticalis)