Acromyrmex subterraneus molestans

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Acromyrmex subterraneus molestans
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Myrmicinae
Tribe: Attini
Genus: Acromyrmex
Species: A. subterraneus
Subspecies: A. subterraneus molestans
Trinomial name
Acromyrmex subterraneus molestans
Santschi, 1925
Synonyms

Identification

Distribution

Latitudinal Distribution Pattern

Latitudinal Range: -18.86666667° to -20.74739°.

 
North
Temperate
North
Subtropical
Tropical South
Subtropical
South
Temperate

Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Neotropical Region: Brazil (type locality).

Distribution based on AntMaps

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Distribution based on AntWeb specimens

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Biology

Castes

Nomenclature

The following information is derived from Barry Bolton's Online Catalogue of the Ants of the World.

  • molestans. Acromyrmex subterraneus st. molestans Santschi, 1925a: 373 (w.) BRAZIL (Espirito Santo).
    • Subspecies of subterraneus: Borgmeier, 1927c: 135; Santschi, 1937f: 232 (in key); Gonçalves, 1961: 168; Kempf, 1972a: 15; Bolton, 1995b: 56.
    • Senior synonym of eidmanni: Gonçalves, 1961: 168; Kempf, 1972a: 15; Bolton, 1995b: 56.
  • eidmanni. Acromyrmex (Acromyrmex) subterraneus var. eidmanni Santschi, 1937f: 232, figs. 1, 6 (w.q.m.) BRAZIL (Santa Catarina).
    • Junior synonym of molestans: Gonçalves, 1961: 168; Kempf, 1972a: 15; Bolton, 1995b: 55.

Description

Karyotype

  • 2n = 38, karyotype = 10M+10SM+16ST+2A (Brazil) (Fadini & Pompolo, 1996; Teixeira et al., 2017).

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