Polyrhachis lucidula

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Polyrhachis lucidula
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Formicinae
Tribe: Camponotini
Genus: Polyrhachis
Subgenus: Myrmhopla
Species: P. lucidula
Binomial name
Polyrhachis lucidula
Emery, 1893

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Specimen Labels

Identification

Distribution

Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Oriental Region: Cambodia, Myanmar (type locality).
Palaearctic Region: China.

Distribution based on AntMaps

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Distribution based on AntWeb 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.

  • lucidula. Polyrhachis hippomanes subsp. lucidula Emery, 1893f: 254 (footnote) (w.) MYANMAR. Viehmeyer, 1916a: 167 (q.m.). Combination in P. (Myrmhopla): Viehmeyer, 1916a: 166. Raised to species: Kohout, 1998: 516.

Description

References

  • Emery, C. 1893h. Voyage de M. E. Simon à l'île de Ceylan (janvier-février 1892). Formicides. Ann. Soc. Entomol. Fr. 62: 239-258 (page 254, (footnote) worker described)
  • Kohout, R. J. 1998. New synonyms and nomenclatural changes in the ant genus Polyrhachis Fr. Smith (Hymenoptera: Formicidae: Formicinae). Mem. Qld. Mus. 42: 505-531 (page 516, Raised to species)
  • Viehmeyer, H. 1916a [1915]. Ameisen von Singapore. Beobachtet und gesammelt von H. Overbeck. Arch. Naturgesch. (A) 81(8): 108-168 (page 167, queen, male described)
  • Viehmeyer, H. 1916a [1915]. Ameisen von Singapore. Beobachtet und gesammelt von H. Overbeck. Arch. Naturgesch. (A) 81(8): 108-168 (page 166, Combination in P. (Myrmhopla))