Polyrhachis hauxwelli

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Polyrhachis hauxwelli
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Formicinae
Tribe: Camponotini
Genus: Polyrhachis
Subgenus: Campomyrma
Species: P. hauxwelli
Binomial name
Polyrhachis hauxwelli
Bingham, 1903

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Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Oriental Region: India, Myanmar (type locality), Thailand.
Palaearctic Region: Jordan.

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

  • hauxwelli. Polyrhachis hauxwelli Bingham, 1903: 394, fig. 133 (w.) MYANMAR. Combination in P. (Myrma): Chapman & Capco, 1951: 271; in P. (Campomyrma): Emery, 1925b: 180; Bolton, 1995b: 359; Dorow, 1995: 14. See also: Dietrich, 2004: 336.



  • Bingham, C. T. 1903. The fauna of British India, including Ceylon and Burma. Hymenoptera, Vol. II. Ants and Cuckoo-wasps. London: Taylor and Francis, 506 pp. PDF (page 394, fig. 133 worker described)
  • Bolton, B. 1995b. A new general catalogue of the ants of the world. Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Press, 504 pp. (page 359, Combination in P. (Campomyrma))
  • Chapman, J. W.; Capco, S. R. 1951. Check list of the ants (Hymenoptera: Formicidae) of Asia. Monogr. Inst. Sci. Technol. Manila 1: 1-327 (page 271, Combination in P. (Myrma))
  • Dietrich, C. O. 2004. Taxonomische Beitraege zur Myrmekofauna Jordaniens (Hymenoptera: Formicidae). Denisia 14: 319-344 (page 336, status)
  • Dorow, W. H. O. 1995. Revision of the ant genus Polyrhachis Smith, 1857 (Hymenoptera: Formicidae: Formicinae) on subgenus level with keys, checklist of species and bibliography. Cour. Forschungsinst. Senckenb. 185: 1-113 (page 14, Combination in P. (Campomyrma))
  • Emery, C. 1925d. Hymenoptera. Fam. Formicidae. Subfam. Formicinae. Genera Insectorum 183: 1-302 (page 180, Combination in P. (Campomyrma))