Polyrhachis paromala

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Polyrhachis paromala
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Formicinae
Tribe: Camponotini
Genus: Polyrhachis
Subgenus: Myrmhopla
Species: P. paromala
Binomial name
Polyrhachis paromala
Smith, F., 1863

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Specimen Labels

Identification

Distribution

Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Indo-Australian Region: Indonesia (type locality).

Distribution based on AntMaps

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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.

  • paromala. Polyrhachis paromalus Smith, F. 1863: 15 (w.) INDONESIA (Seram I.). Combination in P. (Myrmhopla): Emery, 1925b: 196.

The following notes on F. Smith type specimens have been provided by Barry Bolton (details):

Polyrhachis paromalus

Two worker syntypes in Oxford University Museum of Natural History. Labelled “Ceram” (= Seram I.) on underside of stage card, and with a Donisthorpe type-label.

Description

References

  • Emery, C. 1925d. Hymenoptera. Fam. Formicidae. Subfam. Formicinae. Genera Insectorum 183: 1-302 (page 196, Combination in P. (Myrmhopla))
  • Smith, F. 1863a. Catalogue of hymenopterous insects collected by Mr. A. R. Wallace in the islands of Mysol, Ceram, Waigiou, Bouru and Timor. J. Proc. Linn. Soc. Lond. Zool. 7: 6-48 (page 15, worker described)