Aenictus gibbosus

Every Ant Tells a Story - And Scientists Explain Their Stories Here
Jump to navigation Jump to search


Aenictus gibbosus
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Dorylinae
Genus: Aenictus
Species: A. gibbosus
Binomial name
Aenictus gibbosus
Dalla Torre, 1893

Aenictus gibbosus casent0903750 p 1 high.jpg

Aenictus gibbosus casent0903750 d 1 high.jpg

Specimen Labels

Subspecies

Identification

Distribution

Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Indo-Australian Region: Indonesia (type locality).


Distribution based on AntMaps

AntMapLegend.png

Distribution based on AntWeb specimens

Check data from AntWeb

Biology

Castes

Known only from the male caste.

Nomenclature

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

  • gibbosus. Aenictus gibbosus Dalla Torre, 1893: 7 (m.) INDONESIA (Sumatra). Current subspecies: nominal plus ashaverus.

Description

References

  • Dalla Torre, K. W. von. 1893. Catalogus Hymenopterorum hucusque descriptorum systematicus et synonymicus. Vol. 7. Formicidae (Heterogyna). Leipzig: W. Engelmann, 289 pp. (page 7, male described)