Tetramorium lobulicorne

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Tetramorium lobulicorne
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Myrmicinae
Tribe: Crematogastrini
Genus: Tetramorium
Species: T. lobulicorne
Binomial name
Tetramorium lobulicorne
Santschi, 1916

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Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Afrotropical Region: Zimbabwe (type locality).

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Nomenclature

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

  • lobulicorne. Tetramorium lobulicorne Santschi, 1916b: 504 (w.) ZIMBABWE. Arnold, 1917: 299 (q.m.); Wheeler, G.C. & Wheeler, J. 1989a: 325 (l.). See also: Bolton, 1980: 361.

Description

References

  • Arnold, G. 1917. A monograph of the Formicidae of South Africa. Part III. Myrmicinae. Ann. S. Afr. Mus. 14: 271-402 (page 299, queen, male described)
  • Bolton, B. 1980. The ant tribe Tetramoriini (Hymenoptera: Formicidae). The genus Tetramorium Mayr in the Ethiopian zoogeographical region. Bull. Br. Mus. (Nat. Hist.) Entomol. 40: 193-384 (page 361, see also)
  • Santschi, F. 1916b [1915]. Descriptions de fourmis nouvelles d'Afrique et d'Amérique. Ann. Soc. Entomol. Fr. 84: 497-513 (page 504, worker described)
  • Wheeler, G. C.; Wheeler, J. 1989a [1988]. Notes on ant larvae: Myrmicinae. Trans. Am. Entomol. Soc. 114: 319-327 (page 325, larva described)