Apterostigma peruvianum

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Apterostigma peruvianum
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Myrmicinae
Tribe: Attini
Genus: Apterostigma
Species: A. peruvianum
Binomial name
Apterostigma peruvianum
Wheeler, W.M., 1925

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Specimen Labels

Synonyms

Identification

Distribution

Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Neotropical Region: Bolivia, Brazil, Peru (type locality).


Distribution based on AntMaps

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Biology

Castes

Nomenclature

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

  • peruvianum. Apterostigma peruvianum Wheeler, W.M. 1925a: 46 (w.q.) PERU. Lattke, 1997: 164 (m.). Senior synonym of fusinodum: Lattke, 1997: 163.
  • fusinodum. Apterostigma fusinodum Weber, 1938b: 177 (w.m.) BOLIVIA. Junior synonym of peruvianum: Lattke, 1997: 163.

Description

References

  • Bolton, B. 1995b. A new general catalogue of the ants of the world. Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Press, 504 pp. (page 74, catalogue)
  • Lattke, J. E. 1997. Revisión del género Apterostigma Mayr (Hymenoptera: Formicidae). Arq. Zool. (São Paulo) 34: 121-221 (page 164, male described)
  • Lattke, J. E. 1997. Revisión del género Apterostigma Mayr (Hymenoptera: Formicidae). Arq. Zool. (São Paulo) 34: 121-221 (page 163, Senior synonym of fusinodum)
  • Wheeler, W. M. 1925a. Neotropical ants in the collections of the Royal Museum of Stockholm. Ark. Zool. 17A(8 8: 1-55 (page 46, worker, queen described)