Brachymyrmex degener

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Brachymyrmex degener
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Formicinae
Tribe: Myrmelachistini
Genus: Brachymyrmex
Species: B. degener
Binomial name
Brachymyrmex degener
Emery, 1906

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Distribution

Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Neotropical Region: Brazil (type locality), Colombia (type locality), French Guiana, Guatemala, 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.

  • degener. Brachymyrmex coactus subsp. degener Emery, 1906c: 177 (w.) BRAZIL.
    • Raised to species: Santschi, 1923b: 670.
    • Senior synonym of incisus, luederwaldti, niger: Ortiz-Sepulveda et al., 2019: 42.
  • incisus. Brachymyrmex incisus Forel, 1912i: 63 (w.m.) COLOMBIA.
    • Junior synonym of degener: Ortiz-Sepulveda et al., 2019: 42.
  • luederwaldti. Brachymyrmex luederwaldti Santschi, 1923b: 672, figs. 36, 66 (w.) BRAZIL.
    • Junior synonym of degener: Ortiz-Sepulveda et al., 2019: 42.
  • niger. Brachymyrmex admotus r. niger Forel, 1912i: 62 (w.) BRAZIL.
    • [Brachymyrmex admotus r. niger Forel, 1908e: 63. Nomen nudum.]
    • Junior synonym of degener: Ortiz-Sepulveda et al., 2019: 42.

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