Polyrhachis heinlethii

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Polyrhachis heinlethii
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Formicinae
Tribe: Camponotini
Genus: Polyrhachis
Subgenus: Chariomyrma
Species: P. heinlethii
Binomial name
Polyrhachis heinlethii
Forel, 1895

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Distribution

Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Australasian Region: Australia (type locality).

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Nomenclature

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

  • heinlethii. Polyrhachis heinlethii Forel, 1895a: 47 (w.) AUSTRALIA. Combination in P. (Chariomyrma): Forel, 1915b: 108. Senior synonym of sophiae: Kohout & Taylor, 1990: 514. Current subspecies: nominal plus papuana.
  • sophiae. Polyrhachis heinlethi var. sophiae Forel, 1902h: 521 (w.) AUSTRALIA. Combination in P. (Chariomyrma): Forel, 1915b: 108. Junior synonym of heinlethii: Kohout & Taylor, 1990: 514.

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Description

References

  • Forel, A. 1895a. Nouvelles fourmis de diverses provenances, surtout d'Australie. Ann. Soc. Entomol. Belg. 39: 41-49 (page 47, worker described)
  • 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 108, Combination in P. (Chariomyrma))
  • Kohout, R. J.; Taylor, R. W. 1990. Notes on Australian ants of the genus Polyrhachis Fr. Smith, with a synonymic list of the species (Hymenoptera: Formicidae: Formicinae). Mem. Qld. Mus. 28: 509-522 (page 514, Senior synonym of sophiae)