Aphaenogaster burri

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Aphaenogaster burri
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Myrmicinae
Tribe: Attini
Genus: Aphaenogaster
Species: A. burri
Binomial name
Aphaenogaster burri
(Donisthorpe, 1950)

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Specimen Labels



Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Palaearctic Region: Turkey (type locality).

Distribution based on AntMaps


Distribution based on AntWeb specimens

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

  • burri. Goniomma burri Donisthorpe, 1950b: 60 (q.) TURKEY.
    • Combination in Aphaenogaster: Bolton, 1995b: 68.
    • Status as species: Donisthorpe, 1950e: 1060; Bolton, 1995b: 68; Kiran & Karaman, 2012: 16; Borowiec, L. 2014: 9.



  • Bolton, B. 1995b. A new general catalogue of the ants of the world. Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Press, 504 pp. (page 68, combination in Aphaenogaster, new combination, catalogue)
  • Donisthorpe, H. 1950b. Two new species of ants from Turkey. Entomol. Rec. J. Var. 62: 60-61 (page 60, queen described)

References based on Global Ant Biodiversity Informatics

  • Donisthorpe, H. "A first instalment of the ants of Turkey." Annals and Magazine of Natural History (12)3 (1950): 1057-1067.