Aphaenogaster feae

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Aphaenogaster feae
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Myrmicinae
Tribe: Attini
Genus: Aphaenogaster
Species: A. feae
Binomial name
Aphaenogaster feae
Emery, 1889

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Specimen Labels




Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Oriental Region: India, Myanmar (type locality).
Palaearctic Region: China.

Distribution based on AntMaps


Distribution based on AntWeb specimens

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

  • feae. Aphaenogaster (Ischnomyrmex) feae Emery, 1889b: 503, pl. 11, fig. 26 (w.) MYANMAR. Wheeler, W.M. 1927b: 43 (q.m.). Combination in Aphaenogaster (Deromyrma): Emery, 1915d: 71. Current subspecies: nominal plus imbellis, nicobarensis, simulans.



  • Bolton, B. 1995b. A new general catalogue of the ants of the world. Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Press, 504 pp. (page 69, catalogue)
  • Emery, C. 1889c. Formiche di Birmania e del Tenasserim raccolte da Leonardo Fea (1885-87). [part]. Ann. Mus. Civ. Stor. Nat. 27[=(2)(7): 485-512 (page 503, pl. 11, fig. 26 worker described)
  • Emery, C. 1915k. Definizione del genere Aphaenogaster e partizione di esso in sottogeneri. Parapheidole e Novomessor nn. gg. Rend. Sess. R. Accad. Sci. Ist. Bologna Cl. Sci. Fis. (n.s.) 19: 67-75 (page 71, combination in Aphaenogaster)
  • Wheeler, W. M. 1927b. Burmese ants collected by Professor G. E. Gates. Psyche (Camb.) 34: 42-46 (page 43, queen, male described)