Bothriomyrmex laticeps

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Bothriomyrmex laticeps
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Dolichoderinae
Genus: Bothriomyrmex
Species: B. laticeps
Binomial name
Bothriomyrmex laticeps
Emery, 1925

Identification

Distribution

Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Palaearctic Region: France (type locality).


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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.

  • laticeps. Bothriomyrmex corsicus subsp. laticeps Emery, 1925e: 14, fig. A9 (w.) FRANCE. Santschi, 1927b: 127 (q.m.). Junior synonym of corsicus: Bernard, 1967: 266. Revived from synonymy and raised to species: Collingwood & Yarrow, 1969: 76.

Description

References

  • Bernard, F. 1967a [1968]. Faune de l'Europe et du Bassin Méditerranéen. 3. Les fourmis (Hymenoptera Formicidae) d'Europe occidentale et septentrionale. Paris: Masson, 411 pp. (page 266, junior synonym of corsicus)
  • Bolton, B. 1995b. A new general catalogue of the ants of the world. Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Press, 504 pp. (page 81, catalogue)
  • Collingwood, C. A.; Yarrow, I. H. H. 1969. A survey of Iberian Formicidae (Hymenoptera). EOS. Rev. Esp. Entomol. 44: 53-101 (page 76, revived from synonymy and raised to species)
  • Emery, C. 1925c. Les espèces européennes et orientales du genre Bothriomyrmex. Bull. Soc. Vaudoise Sci. Nat. 56: 5-22 (page 14, fig. A9 worker described)
  • Santschi, F. 1927c. Notes myrmécologiques. Bull. Soc. Entomol. Fr. 1927: 126-128 (page 127, queen, male described)