Polyrhachis schoopae

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Polyrhachis schoopae
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Formicinae
Tribe: Camponotini
Genus: Polyrhachis
Subgenus: Chariomyrma
Species: P. schoopae
Binomial name
Polyrhachis schoopae
Forel, 1902

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Australasian Region: Australia (type locality).

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

  • schoopae. Polyrhachis appendiculata r. schoopae Forel, 1902h: 520 (w.) AUSTRALIA. Combination in P. (Chariomyrma): Kohout & Taylor, 1990: 519. Raised to species: Kohout & Taylor, 1990: 519.

Type Material



  • Forel, A. 1902j. Fourmis nouvelles d'Australie. Rev. Suisse Zool. 10: 405-548 (page 520, worker described)
  • 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 519, Combination in P. (Chariomyrma), and raised to species)