Zasphinctus duchaussoyi

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Zasphinctus duchaussoyi
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Dorylinae
Genus: Zasphinctus
Species: Z. duchaussoyi
Binomial name
Zasphinctus duchaussoyi
(André, 1905)

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Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Australasian Region: Australia (type locality).

Distribution based on AntMaps


Distribution based on AntWeb specimens

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

  • duchaussoyi. Eusphinctus duchaussoyi André, 1905: 205 (w.q.) AUSTRALIA.
    • Combination in Sphinctomyrmex (Eusphinctus): Emery, 1911d: 7.
    • Combination in Eusphinctus (Eusphinctus): Wheeler, W.M. 1918a: 229.
    • Combination in Sphinctomyrmex: Brown, 1975: 33.
    • Combination in Zasphinctus: Borowiec, M.L. 2016: 243.
    • Subspecies of steinheili: Wheeler, W.M. 1918a: 229.
    • Status as species: Emery, 1911d: 7; Brown, 1975: 33, 79; Taylor & Brown, 1985: 50; Bolton, 1995b: 392.
    • Senior synonym of hackeri: Brown, 1975: 33; Taylor & Brown, 1985: 50.
  • hackeri. Eusphinctus (Eusphinctus) hackeri Wheeler, W.M. 1918a: 229, fig. 3 (w.q.) AUSTRALIA.
    • Junior synonym of duchaussoyi: Brown, 1975: 33.

Type Material