Polyrhachis viehmeyeri

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Polyrhachis viehmeyeri
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Formicinae
Tribe: Camponotini
Genus: Polyrhachis
Subgenus: Hirtomyrma
Species: P. viehmeyeri
Binomial name
Polyrhachis viehmeyeri
Emery, 1921

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Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Indo-Australian Region: New Guinea (type locality).

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Distribution based on specimens

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The above specimen data are provided by AntWeb. Please see Polyrhachis viehmeyeri for further details




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

  • viehmeyeri. Polyrhachis (Myrmhopla) viehmeyeri Emery, 1921e: 19 (w.) NEW GUINEA. Kohout, 1990: 508 (q.).



  • Emery, C. 1921e. Le genre Polyrhachis. Classification; espèces nouvelles ou critiques. Bull. Soc. Vaudoise Sci. Nat. 54: 17-25 (page 19, worker described)
  • Kohout, R. J. 1990. A review of the Polyrhachis viehmeyeri species-group (Hymenoptera: Formicidae: Formicinae). Mem. Qld. Mus. 28: 499-508 (page 508, queen described)