Stigmacros fossulata

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Stigmacros fossulata
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Formicinae
Tribe: Melophorini
Genus: Stigmacros
Species: S. fossulata
Binomial name
Stigmacros fossulata
(Viehmeyer, 1925)

Identification

Distribution

Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Australasian Region: Australia (type locality).

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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.

  • fossulata. Acantholepis (Stigmacros) fossulata Viehmeyer, 1925a: 34 (w.) AUSTRALIA. Junior synonym of froggatti: McAreavey, 1957: 10. Revived from synonymy: Taylor, 1992a: 67.

Type Material

Description

References

  • McAreavey, J. 1957. Revision of the genus Stigmacros Forel. Mem. Natl. Mus. Vic. 21: 7-64 (page 10, junior synonym of froggatti)
  • Taylor, R. W. 1992a. Nomenclature and distribution of some Australian and New Guinean ants of the subfamily Formicinae (Hymenoptera: Formicidae). J. Aust. Entomol. Soc. 31: 57-69 (page 67, Revived from synonymy)
  • Viehmeyer, H. 1925a. Formiciden der australischen Faunenregion. (Fortsetzung.). Entomol. Mitt. 14: 25-39 (page 34, worker described)