Carebara khamiensis

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Carebara khamiensis
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Myrmicinae
Tribe: Crematogastrini
Genus: Carebara
Species: C. khamiensis
Binomial name
Carebara khamiensis
(Arnold, 1952)

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Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Afrotropical Region: Zimbabwe (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.

  • khamiensis. Oligomyrmex (Aeromyrma) khamiensis Arnold, 1952a: 463, figs. 1, 1a (w.) ZIMBABWE.
    • Combination in Carebara: Fernández, 2004a: 235.
    • Status as species: Ettershank, 1966: 123; Bolton, 1995b: 299.



  • Arnold, G. 1952a. New species of African Hymenoptera. No. 10. Occas. Pap. Natl. Mus. South. Rhod. 2: 460-493 (page 463, fig. 1 worker described)
  • Fernández, F. 2004a. The American species of the myrmicine ant genus Carebara Westwood (Hymentoptera: Formicidae). Caldasia 26(1): 191-238 (page 235, Combination in Carebara)

References based on Global Ant Biodiversity Informatics

  • IZIKO South Africa Museum Collection