Diacamma timorense

AntWiki: The Ants --- Online
Diacamma timorense
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Ponerinae
Tribe: Ponerini
Genus: Diacamma
Species: D. timorense
Binomial name
Diacamma timorense
Emery, 1887

Diacamma timorense casent0903869 p 1 high.jpg

Diacamma timorense casent0903869 d 1 high.jpg

Specimen Labels

At a Glance • Gamergate  



Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Indo-Australian Region: Indonesia (type locality), Timor-Leste.

Distribution based on AntMaps


Distribution based on AntWeb specimens

Check data from AntWeb

Countries Occupied

Number of countries occupied by this species based on AntWiki Regional Taxon Lists. In general, fewer countries occupied indicates a narrower range, while more countries indicates a more widespread species.

Estimated Abundance

Relative abundance based on number of AntMaps records per species (this species within the purple bar). Fewer records (to the left) indicates a less abundant/encountered species while more records (to the right) indicates more abundant/encountered species.




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

  • timorense. Diacamma javanum r. timorense Emery, 1887b: 439 (w.) INDONESIA (Timor I.).
    • Subspecies of javanum: Dalla Torre, 1893: 29.
    • Subspecies of rugosum: Emery, 1897b: 158; Emery, 1897d: 551; Emery, 1911d: 67; Chapman & Capco, 1951: 59; Bolton, 1995b: 170.
    • Status as species: Zettel, et al. 2016: 147 (redescrition).