Aenictus shilintongae

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Aenictus shilintongae
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Dorylinae
Genus: Aenictus
Species group: laeviceps
Species: A. shilintongae
Binomial name
Aenictus shilintongae
Jaitrong & Schultz, 2016

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Specimen Labels

This rare species is only known from a few specimens from southeastern China.

Identification

A member of the laeviceps group.

Distribution

Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Palaearctic Region: China (type locality).


Distribution based on AntMaps

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Distribution based on AntWeb specimens

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Biology

Castes

Known only from the worker caste.

Nomenclature

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

  • shilintongae. Aenictus shilintongae Jaitrong & Schultz, 2016: 69, fig. 1 (w.) CHINA.

Description

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