Pseudomyrmex pallens

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Pseudomyrmex pallens
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Pseudomyrmecinae
Genus: Pseudomyrmex
Species: P. pallens
Binomial name
Pseudomyrmex pallens
(Mayr, 1870)

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Subspecies

Identification

Distribution

Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Neotropical Region: Colombia (type locality), Costa Rica, Mexico, Peru, Venezuela.

Distribution based on AntMaps

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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.

  • pallens. Pseudomyrma pallens Mayr, 1870a: 411 (w.q.) COLOMBIA. Combination in Pseudomyrmex: Kempf, 1960a: 7. Current subspecies: nominal plus landolti.

Description

References

  • Kempf, W. W. 1960a. Estudo sôbre Pseudomyrmex I. (Hymenoptera: Formicidae). Rev. Bras. Entomol. 9: 5-32 (page 7, Combination in Pseudomyrmex)
  • Mayr, G. 1870a. Formicidae novogranadenses. Sitzungsber. Kais. Akad. Wiss. Wien Math.-Naturwiss. Cl. Abt. I 61: 370-417 (page 411, worker, queen described)