Brachymyrmex iridescens

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Brachymyrmex iridescens
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Formicinae
Tribe: Myrmelachistini
Genus: Brachymyrmex
Species: B. iridescens
Binomial name
Brachymyrmex iridescens
Ortiz-Sepulveda, Van Bocxlaer, Meneses & Fernández, 2019

Nothing is known about the biology of Brachymyrmex iridescens.



Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Neotropical Region: Argentina, Brazil (type locality).

Distribution based on AntMaps


Distribution based on AntWeb specimens

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The following information is derived from Barry Bolton's Online Catalogue of the Ants of the World.

  • iridescens. Brachymyrmex iridescens Ortiz-Sepúlveda, et al. 2019: 507, fig. 37 (supplementary material fig. S25) (w.) BRAZIL (Santa Catarina, Paraná), ARGENTINA (Misiones).



References based on Global Ant Biodiversity Informatics

  • Ortiz-Sepuvelda C. M., B. Van Bocxlaer, A. D. Meneses, and F. Fernandez. 2019. Molecular and morphological recognition of species boundaries in the neglected ant genus Brachymyrmex (Hymenoptera: Formicidae): toward a taxonomic revision. Organisms Diversity & Evolution