Polyrhachis schwiedlandi

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

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Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

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.

  • schwiedlandi. Polyrhachis schwiedlandi Forel, 1902h: 529 (w.q.) AUSTRALIA. Wheeler, G.C. & Wheeler, J. 1974a: 62 (l.). Combination in P. (Campomyrma): Emery, 1925b: 179.

Type Material



  • Emery, C. 1925d. Hymenoptera. Fam. Formicidae. Subfam. Formicinae. Genera Insectorum 183: 1-302 (page 179, Combination in P. (Campomyrma))
  • Forel, A. 1902j. Fourmis nouvelles d'Australie. Rev. Suisse Zool. 10: 405-548 (page 529, worker, queen described)
  • Wheeler, G. C.; Wheeler, J. 1974a. Ant larvae of the subfamily Formicinae: third supplement. J. Ga. Entomol. Soc. 9: 59-64 (page 62, larva described)