Proceratium shohei

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Proceratium shohei
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Proceratiinae
Tribe: Proceratiini
Genus: Proceratium
Species: P. shohei
Binomial name
Proceratium shohei
Staab, Xu & Hita Garcia, 2018

No direct observations of biology and natural history of this species are available. The type (and only known) specimen was collected from rain forest leaf litter. Like many other ant species occurring in the tropical rain forest of Xishuangbanna, the species probably also occurs in adjacent countries such as Laos or Thailand.



Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Palaearctic Region: China (type locality).

Distribution based on AntMaps


Distribution based on AntWeb specimens

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

  • shohei. Proceratium shohei Staab, Xu & Hita Garcia, 2018: 176, figs. 3A, 3C, 22, 23, 25 (w.) CHINA.