Stigmacros ferruginea

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Stigmacros ferruginea
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Formicinae
Tribe: Melophorini
Genus: Stigmacros
Species: S. ferruginea
Binomial name
Stigmacros ferruginea
McAreavey, 1957

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Specimen Labels

Identification

Distribution

Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Australasian Region: Australia (type locality).

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.

  • ferruginea. Stigmacros (Cyrtostigmacros) ferruginea McAreavey, 1957: 46, figs. 152-154 (w.) AUSTRALIA.

Type Material

  • Stigmacros (Cyrtostigmacros) ferruginea McAreavey, 1957: Syntype, 13 workers, Mt. Lofty Ranges, South Australia, Australia, Elston,A.H., ANIC32-017852, Australian National Insect Collection.
  • Stigmacros (Cyrtostigmacros) ferruginea McAreavey, 1957: Syntype, worker(s), Mt. Lofty, South Australia, Australia, Museum Victoria, Melbourne.

Description

References

  • McAreavey, J. 1957. Revision of the genus Stigmacros Forel. Mem. Natl. Mus. Vic. 21: 7-64 (page 46, figs. 152-154 worker described)