Polyrhachis batesi

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Polyrhachis batesi
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Formicinae
Tribe: Camponotini
Genus: Polyrhachis
Subgenus: Myrmhopla
Species: P. batesi
Binomial name
Polyrhachis batesi
Forel, 1911

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Specimen Labels

Synonyms

Identification

Distribution

Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Indo-Australian Region: Indonesia (type locality).

Distribution based on AntMaps

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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.

  • batesi. Polyrhachis batesi Forel, 1911e: 301 (w.) INDONESIA (Seram I.). Combination in P. (Myrmhopla): Emery, 1925b: 194. Senior synonym of distincta: Kohout, 1998: 515.
  • distincta. Polyrhachis (Myrmhopla) distincta Karavaiev, 1927e: 40, fig. 18 (w.) INDONESIA (Ambon I.). Junior synonym of batesi: Kohout, 1998: 515.

Description

References

  • Emery, C. 1925d. Hymenoptera. Fam. Formicidae. Subfam. Formicinae. Genera Insectorum 183: 1-302 (page 194, Combination in P. (Myrmhopla))
  • Forel, A. 1911e. Ameisen des Herrn Prof. v. Ihering aus Brasilien (Sao Paulo usw.) nebst einigen anderen aus Südamerika und Afrika (Hym.). Dtsch. Entomol. Z. 1911: 285-312 (page 301, worker described)
  • Kohout, R. J. 1998. New synonyms and nomenclatural changes in the ant genus Polyrhachis Fr. Smith (Hymenoptera: Formicidae: Formicinae). Mem. Qld. Mus. 42: 505-531 (page 515, Senior synonym of distincta)