Polyrhachis guerini

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Polyrhachis guerini
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Formicinae
Tribe: Camponotini
Genus: Polyrhachis
Subgenus: Chariomyrma
Species: P. guerini
Binomial name
Polyrhachis guerini
Roger, 1863

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Identification

Distribution

Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Australasian Region: Australia (type locality), New Caledonia.

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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.

  • guerini. Polyrhachis guerini Roger, 1863a: 157 (w.) AUSTRALIA. Combination in P. (Chariomyrma): Forel, 1915b: 107. Senior synonym of exul: Emery, 1897d: 584 (in key).
  • exul. Polyrhachis exul Emery, 1883: 147 (w.) NEW CALEDONIA. Junior synonym of guerini: Emery, 1897d: 584 (in key).

Type Material

Description

References

Emery, C. 1883. Alcune formiche della Nuova Caledonia. Bull. Soc. Entomol. Ital. 15: 145-151

  • Emery, C. 1897e. Viaggio di Lamberto Loria nella Papuasia orientale. XVIII. Formiche raccolte nella Nuova Guinea dal Dott. Lamberto Loria. [concl.]. Ann. Mus. Civ. Stor. Nat. 38[=(2(18): 577-594 (page 584, Senior synonym of exul (in key))
  • Forel, A. 1915b. Results of Dr. E. Mjöbergs Swedish Scientific Expeditions to Australia 1910-13. 2. Ameisen. Ark. Zool. 9(1 16: 1-119 (page 107, Combination in P. (Chariomyrma))
  • Roger, J. 1863a. Die neu aufgeführten Gattungen und Arten meines Formiciden-Verzeichnisses nebst Ergänzung einiger früher gegebenen Beschreibungen. Berl. Entomol. Z. 7: 131-214 (page 157, worker described)