Polyrhachis spinigera

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Polyrhachis spinigera
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Formicinae
Tribe: Camponotini
Genus: Polyrhachis
Subgenus: Myrmhopla
Species: P. spinigera
Binomial name
Polyrhachis spinigera
Mayr, 1879

Identification

Distribution

Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Oriental Region: India (type locality).

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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.

  • spinigera. Polyrhachis spiniger Mayr, 1879: 653 (w.m.) INDIA. [P. spiniger Smith, F. 1873: viii. Nomen nudum, attributed to Mayr.] Junior synonym of simpex: Forel, 1893c: 36. Revived from synonymy: Dietrich, 2004: 334.

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