Polyrhachis ceramensis

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Polyrhachis ceramensis
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Formicinae
Tribe: Camponotini
Genus: Polyrhachis
Subgenus: Myrma
Species: P. ceramensis
Binomial name
Polyrhachis ceramensis
Mayr, 1883

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Specimen Labels


A member of the Polyrhachis inermis species group in the subgenus Myrma


Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Indo-Australian Region: Indonesia (type locality).

Distribution based on AntMaps


Distribution based on AntWeb specimens

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

  • ceramensis. Polyrhachis ceramensis Mayr, 1883: 246 (w.) INDONESIA (Seram I.). Combination in P. (Myrma): Emery, 1925b: 200.



  • Emery, C. 1925d. Hymenoptera. Fam. Formicidae. Subfam. Formicinae. Genera Insectorum 183: 1-302 (page 200, Combination in P. (Myrma))
  • Mayr, G. 1883a. Drei neue ost-indische Formiciden-Arten. Notes Leyden Mus. 5: 245-247 (page 246, worker described)