Basiceros conjugans

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Basiceros conjugans
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Myrmicinae
Tribe: Attini
Genus: Basiceros
Species: B. conjugans
Binomial name
Basiceros conjugans
Brown, 1974

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Distribution

Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Neotropical Region: Brazil, Colombia, Ecuador (type locality), Trinidad and Tobago.


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Biology

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Nomenclature

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

  • conjugans. Basiceros conjugans Brown, 1974c: 134, figs. 1, 2 (w.q.m.) ECUADOR.

Description

References

  • Bolton, B. 1995b. A new general catalogue of the ants of the world. Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Press, 504 pp. (page 80, catalogue)
  • Delabie, J. H. C. 2000a. First record of Basiceros conjugans (Hymenoptera: Formicidae: Basicerotini) in Brazil. Rev. Biol. Trop 48: 272 (page 272, record in Brazil)