Aenictus shuckardi

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Aenictus shuckardi
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Dorylinae
Genus: Aenictus
Species: A. shuckardi
Binomial name
Aenictus shuckardi
Forel, 1901

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Specimen Labels

Identification

Distribution

Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Indo-Australian Region: Singapore.
Oriental Region: Bangladesh, India (type locality).
Palaearctic Region: China.


Distribution based on AntMaps

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Distribution based on AntWeb specimens

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Biology

Castes

Known only from the male caste.

Nomenclature

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

  • shuckardi. Aenictus shuckardi Forel, 1901a: 471 (m.) INDIA (West Bengal).
    • [Misspelled as schuckardi by Wilson, 1964a: 483.]
    • Status as species: Bingham, 1903: 12; Forel, 1904d: 169; Emery, 1910b: 31; Chapman & Capco, 1951: 17; Wilson, 1964a: 483; Xu, 1994a: 117; Bolton, 1995b: 60; Guénard & Dunn, 2012: 23; Bharti, Guénard, et al. 2016: 21.

Unless otherwise noted the text for the remainder of this section is reported from the publication that includes the original description.

Description

Forel 1901. Page 471.

References

References based on Global Ant Biodiversity Informatics

  • Forel A. 1901. Les Formicides de l'Empire des Indes et de Ceylan. Part VIII. J. Bombay Nat. Hist. Soc. 13: 462-477
  • Guénard B., and R. R. Dunn. 2012. A checklist of the ants of China. Zootaxa 3558: 1-77.
  • Li Z.h. 2006. List of Chinese Insects. Volume 4. Sun Yat-sen University Press
  • Xu Z. 1994. A taxonomic study of the ant subfamily Dorylinae China (Hymenoptera Formicidae Ponerinae). Journal of Southwest Forestry College 14(2): 115-122