Pseudomyrmex pupa

AntWiki - Where Ant Biologists Share Their Knowledge
Jump to: navigation, search
Pseudomyrmex pupa
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Pseudomyrmecinae
Genus: Pseudomyrmex
Species: P. pupa
Binomial name
Pseudomyrmex pupa
(Forel, 1911)

Pseudomyrmex pupa casent0005849 profile 1.jpg

Pseudomyrmex pupa casent0005849 dorsal 1.jpg

Specimen labels

Identification

Distribution

Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Neotropical Region: Bolivia, Brazil (type locality), Ecuador, Mexico.

Distribution based on AntMaps

AntMapLegend.png

Distribution based on AntWeb specimens

Check data from AntWeb

Biology

Castes

Nomenclature

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

  • pupa. Pseudomyrma mutilloides subsp. pupa Forel, 1911e: 274 (w.) BRAZIL. Combination in Pseudomyrmex: Kempf, 1958f: 441. Raised to species: Kempf, 1958f: 441.

Description

References

  • Forel, A. 1911g. Die Ameisen des K. Zoologischen Museums in München. Sitzungsber. Math.-Phys. Kl. K. Bayer. Akad. Wiss. Münch. 11: 249-303 (page 274, worker described)
  • Kempf, W. W. 1958f. Estudos sôbre Pseudomyrmex. II. (Hymenoptera: Formicidae). Stud. Entomol. (n.s.) 1: 433-462 (page 441, Combination in Pseudomyrmex, and raised to species)