Doleromyrma darwiniana fida

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Doleromyrma darwiniana fida
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Dolichoderinae
Genus: Doleromyrma
Species: D. darwiniana
Subspecies: D. darwiniana fida
Trinomial name
Doleromyrma darwiniana fida
(Forel, 1907)

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Distribution

Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Australasian Region: Australia (type locality).


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Biology

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Nomenclature

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

  • fida. Tapinoma (Doleromyrma) darwinianum var. fida Forel, 1907h: 286 (w.q.) AUSTRALIA. Combination in Iridomyrmex: Emery, 1913a: 24; in Doleromyrma: Shattuck, 1992a: 14. Currently subspecies of darwiniana: Taylor & Brown, D.R. 1985: 98.

Type Material

  • Tapinoma (Doleromyrma) darwinianum fida Forel, 1907: Syntype, 2 workers, Giuldford, Western Australia, Australia, Hamburg SW Aust. Exped., ANIC32-001664, Australian National Insect Collection.
  • Tapinoma (Doleromyrma) darwinianum fida Forel, 1907: Syntype, 1 worker, Collie, Western Australia, Australia, Australian National Insect Collection.
  • Tapinoma (Doleromyrma) darwinianum fida Forel, 1907: Syntype, 1 worker, Bridgetown, Western Australia, Australia, Museum of Comparative Zoology.
  • Tapinoma (Doleromyrma) darwinianum fida Forel, 1907: Syntype, 2 workers, Bundbury, Western Australia, Australia, Musee d'Histoire Naturelle Genève.
  • Tapinoma (Doleromyrma) darwinianum fida Forel, 1907: Syntype, 1 queen, Pickering Brook, Western Australia, Australia, Musee d'Histoire Naturelle Genève.
  • Tapinoma (Doleromyrma) darwinianum fida Forel, 1907: Syntype, workers, Donnybrook and Boyanup, Western Australia, Australia.

Description

References

  • Emery, C. 1913a [1912]. Hymenoptera. Fam. Formicidae. Subfam. Dolichoderinae. Genera Insectorum 137: 1-50 (page 24, Combination in Iridomyrmex)
  • Forel, A. 1907j. Formicidae. In: Michaelsen, W., Hartmeyer, R. (eds.) Die Fauna Südwest-Australiens. Band I, Lieferung 7. Jena: Gustav Fischer, pp. 263-310. (page 286, worker, queen described)
  • Shattuck, S. O. 1992a. Review of the dolichoderine ant genus Iridomyrmex Mayr with descriptions of three new genera (Hymenoptera: Formicidae). J. Aust. Entomol. Soc. 31: 13-18 (page 14, Combination in Doleromyrma)
  • Taylor, R. W.; Brown, D. R. 1985. Formicoidea. Zool. Cat. Aust. 2:1- 149: 1-149, 30 (page 98, Subspecies of darwiniana)