Brachymyrmex australis

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Brachymyrmex australis
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Formicinae
Tribe: Myrmelachistini
Genus: Brachymyrmex
Species: B. australis
Binomial name
Brachymyrmex australis
Forel, 1901

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Distribution

Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Malagasy Region: Mauritius.
Neotropical Region: Argentina (type locality), Bahamas, Brazil (type locality), Colombia, Costa Rica, Cuba, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, French Guiana, Guatemala, Guyana, Mexico, Paraguay, Peru, Uruguay.


Distribution based on AntMaps

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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.

  • australis. Brachymyrmex minutus r. australis Forel, 1901d: 302 (w.) BRAZIL.
    • Status as species: Santschi, 1922d: 260.
    • See also: Santschi, 1923b: 662.
    • Senior synonym of curta, longicornis: Ortiz-Sepulveda et al., 2019: 22.
  • curta. Brachymyrmex australis var. curta Santschi, 1922d: 260 (q.m.) ARGENTINA.
    • [Also described as new by Santschi, 1923b: 663.]
    • Junior synonym of australis: Ortiz-Sepulveda et al., 2019: 22.
  • longicornis. Brachymyrmex longicornis Forel, 1907e: 9 (w.) BRAZIL. Forel, 1912i: 62 (q.).
    • Junior synonym of australis: Ortiz-Sepulveda et al., 2019: 22.

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