Anochetus oriens

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Anochetus oriens
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Ponerinae
Tribe: Ponerini
Genus: Anochetus
Species: A. oriens
Binomial name
Anochetus oriens
Kempf, 1964

Identification

Keys including this Species

Distribution

Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Neotropical Region: Brazil (type locality).


Distribution based on AntMaps

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Countries Occupied

Number of countries occupied by this species based on AntWiki Regional Taxon Lists. In general, fewer countries occupied indicates a narrower range, while more countries indicates a more widespread species.

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Estimated Abundance

Relative abundance based on number of AntMaps records per species (this species within the purple bar). Fewer records (to the left) indicates a less abundant/encountered species while more records (to the right) indicates more abundant/encountered species.

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Biology

Castes

Nomenclature

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

  • oriens. Anochetus (Stenomyrmex) oriens Kempf, 1964f: 240, figs. 2, 6, 10, 13 (w.) BRAZIL (Espirito Santo).
    • Type-material: holotype worker.
    • Type-locality: Brazil: Espirito Santo State, Parque Sooretama, 30.viii.1961 (F.M. de Oliveira).
    • Type-depository: MZSP.
    • Status as species: Kempf, 1972a: 22; Brown, 1978c: 558, 612; Bolton, 1995b: 65; Feitosa, 2015c: 98.
    • Distribution: Brazil.

Description

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