Polyrhachis cephalotes

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Polyrhachis cephalotes
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Formicinae
Tribe: Camponotini
Genus: Polyrhachis
Subgenus: Myrmhopla
Species: P. cephalotes
Binomial name
Polyrhachis cephalotes
Emery, 1893

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Specimen Labels

Identification

Distribution

Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Indo-Australian Region: Borneo, Indonesia (type locality), Malaysia.

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.

  • cephalotes. Polyrhachis cephalotes Emery, 1893e: 199, pl. 8, fig. 6 (w.) INDONESIA (Sumatra). Forel, 1913e: 665 (q.m.). Combination in P. (Myrmhopla): Wheeler, W.M. 1919e: 132.

Description

References

  • Emery, C. 1893g. Formicides de l'Archipel Malais. Rev. Suisse Zool. 1: 187-229 (page 199, pl. 8, fig. 6 worker described)
  • Forel, A. 1913f. Quelques fourmis des Indes, du Japon et d'Afrique. Rev. Suisse Zool. 21: 659-673 (page 665, queen, male described)
  • Wheeler, W. M. 1919f. The ants of Borneo. Bull. Mus. Comp. Zool. 63: 43-147 (page 132, Combination in P. (Myrmhopla))