Carebara menozzii

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Carebara menozzii
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Myrmicinae
Tribe: Crematogastrini
Genus: Carebara
Species: C. menozzii
Binomial name
Carebara menozzii
(Ettershank, 1966)



Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Afrotropical Region: Equatorial Guinea (type locality).

Distribution based on AntMaps


Distribution based on AntWeb specimens

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The following information is derived from Barry Bolton's New General Catalogue, a catalogue of the world's ants.

  • eidmanni. Aneleus eidmanni Menozzi, 1942: 170, fig. 1 (s.w.q.) EQUATORIAL GUINEA (Bioko I.). [Also given as new in Eidmann, 1944: 452.] [Junior secondary homonym of Erebomyrma eidmanni Eidmann, above.] Replacement name: menozzii Ettershank, 1966: 124.
  • menozzii. Oligomyrmex menozzii Ettershank, 1966: 124. Replacement name for Aneleus eidmanni Menozzi, 1942: 170. [Junior secondary homonym of Erebomyrma eidmanni Eidmann, 1936: 47.] Combination in Carebara: Fernández, 2004a: 235.



  • Ettershank, G. 1966. A generic revision of the world Myrmicinae related to Solenopsis and Pheidologeton (Hymenoptera: Formicidae). Aust. J. Zool. 14: 73-171 (page 124, Replacement name for Aneleus eidmanni Menozzi)
  • 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)
  • Menozzi, C. 1942a. Formiche dell'isola Fernando Poo e del territorio del Rio Muni (Guinea Spagnola). 24. Beitrag zu den wissenschaftlichen Ergebnissen der Forschungsreise H. Eidmann nach Spanisch-Guinea 1939 bis 1940. Zool. Anz. 140: 164-182 (page 170, Replaced name)