Polyrhachis crassispinosa

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Polyrhachis crassispinosa
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Formicinae
Tribe: Camponotini
Genus: Polyrhachis
Subgenus: Myrma
Species: P. crassispinosa
Binomial name
Polyrhachis crassispinosa
Viehmeyer, 1914

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Specimen Labels

Identification

Distribution

Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Indo-Australian Region: New Guinea (type locality).

Distribution based on specimens

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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.

  • crassispinosa. Polyrhachis crassispinosa Viehmeyer, 1914b: 49, fig. 9 (w.) NEW GUINEA. Combination in P. (Myrma): Emery, 1925b: 201 (misspelled as crassispina).

Description

References

  • Emery, C. 1925d. Hymenoptera. Fam. Formicidae. Subfam. Formicinae. Genera Insectorum 183: 1-302 (page 201, Combination in P. (Myrma), and misspelled as crassispina)
  • Viehmeyer, H. 1914b [1913]. Neue und unvollständig bekannte Ameisen der alten Welt. Arch. Naturgesch. (A)79(1 12: 24-60 (page 49, fig. 9 worker described)