Carebara osborni

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Carebara osborni
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Myrmicinae
Tribe: Crematogastrini
Genus: Carebara
Species: C. osborni
Binomial name
Carebara osborni
Wheeler, W.M., 1922

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Specimen Labels

Identification

Distribution

Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Afrotropical Region: Democratic Republic of Congo (type locality).


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Biology

Castes

Nomenclature

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

  • osborni. Carebara osborni Wheeler, W.M. 1922a: 174, fig. 41 (w.q.m.) DEMOCRATIC REPUBLIC OF CONGO.
    • Status as species: Ettershank, 1966: 127; Bolton, 1995b: 133.

Description

References

  • Wheeler, W. M. 1922b. Ants of the American Museum Congo expedition. A contribution to the myrmecology of Africa. II. The ants collected by the American Museum Congo Expedition. Bull. Am. Mus. Nat. Hist. 45: 39-269 (page 174, fig. 41 worker, queen, male described)

References based on Global Ant Biodiversity Informatics

  • IZIKO South Africa Museum Collection
  • Wheeler W. M. 1922. Ants of the American Museum Congo expedition. A contribution to the myrmecology of Africa. II. The ants collected by the American Museum Congo Expedition. Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History 45: 39-269.