Discothyrea denticulata

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Discothyrea denticulata
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Proceratiinae
Tribe: Proceratiini
Genus: Discothyrea
Species: D. denticulata
Binomial name
Discothyrea denticulata
Weber, 1939

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Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Neotropical Region: Belize, Costa Rica, Ecuador, French Guiana, Guatemala, Guyana (type locality), Honduras, Mexico, Suriname, Venezuela.

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.

  • denticulata. Discothyrea denticulata Weber, 1939a: 100, fig. 4 (w.) GUYANA. See also: Sosa-Calvo & Longino, 2008: 225.



  • Weber, N. A. 1939a. New ants of rare genera and a new genus of ponerine ants. Ann. Entomol. Soc. Am. 32: 91-104 (page 100, fig. 4 worker described)