Dorymyrmex planidens

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Dorymyrmex planidens
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Dolichoderinae
Tribe: Leptomyrmecini
Genus: Dorymyrmex
Species: D. planidens
Binomial name
Dorymyrmex planidens
Mayr, 1868

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Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Neotropical Region: Argentina (type locality), Chile.

Distribution based on AntMaps


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

  • planidens. Dorymyrmex planidens Mayr, 1868b: 165 (w.) ARGENTINA. Brèthes, 1914b: 231 (q.m.). Combination in D. (Psammomyrma): Forel, 1912h: 43. See also: Gallardo, 1916a: 28.



  • Brèthes, J. 1914b. Sur les formes sexuelles de deux Dolichodérines. An. Mus. Nac. Hist. Nat. B. Aires 26: 231-234 (page 231, queen, male described)
  • Forel, A. 1912i. Formicides néotropiques. Part V. 4me sous-famille Dolichoderinae Forel. Mém. Soc. Entomol. Belg. 20: 33-58 (page 43, Combination in D. (Psamomyrma))
  • Gallardo, A. 1916b. Las hormigas de la República Argentina. Subfamilia Dolicoderinas. An. Mus. Nac. Hist. Nat. B. Aires 28: 1-130 (page 28, see also)
  • Mayr, G. 1868b. Formicidae novae Americanae collectae a Prof. P. de Strobel. Annu. Soc. Nat. Mat. Modena 3: 161-178 (page 165, worker described)