Discothyrea stumperi

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Discothyrea stumperi
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Proceratiinae
Tribe: Proceratiini
Genus: Discothyrea
Species: D. stumperi
Binomial name
Discothyrea stumperi
Baroni Urbani, 1977

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Specimen Labels


Keys including this Species


Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Oriental Region: Bhutan (type locality), India.

Distribution based on AntMaps


Distribution based on AntWeb specimens

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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.

  • stumperi. Discothyrea stumperi Baroni Urbani, 1977f: 97, figs. 1, 2 (w.) BHUTAN.
    • Type-material: holotype worker.
    • Type-locality: Bhutan: Kharbandi Forest, nr Phuntholing, 400 m. (C. Baroni Urbani).
    • Type-depository: NHMB.
    • Status as species: Bolton, 1995b: 172; Xu, et al. 2014a: 35 (in key); Bharti, Akbar & Singh, 2015: 124 (in key); Bharti, Guénard, et al. 2016: 53.
    • Distribution: Bhutan, India.



References based on Global Ant Biodiversity Informatics

  • Baroni Urbani C. 1977. Discothyrea Stumperi n. sp. du Bhoutan, premier représentant du genre dans le Subcontinent Indien (Hymenoptera: Formicidae). Archives. Institut Grand-Ducal de Luxembourg (n.s.)37: 97-101.