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Polyrhachis argentosa
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Formicinae
Tribe: Camponotini
Genus: Polyrhachis
Subgenus: Hedomyrma
Forel, 1915
Type species
Polyrhachis ornata
33 species

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Specimen labels

This is currently a subgenus of Polyrhachis. Please see Polyrhachis for further information.




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

  • HEDOMYRMA [subgenus of Polyrhachis]
    • Hedomyrma Forel, 1915b: 107 [as subgenus of Polyrhachis]. Type-species: Polyrhachis ornata, by original designation.
    • Hedomyrma senior synonym of Morleyidris: Hung, 1967b: 402.
    • Hedomyrma senior synonym of Dolichorhachis: Dorow, 1995: 26.
  • DOLICHORHACHIS [junior synonym of Hedomyrma]
    • Dolichorhachis Mann, 1919: 386 [as subgenus of Polyrhachis]. Type-species: Polyrhachis (Dolichorhachis) malaensis, by monotypy.
    • Dolichorhachis junior synonym of Hedomyrma: Dorow, 1995: 26.
  • MORLEYIDRIS [junior synonym of Hedomyrma]
    • Morleyidris Donisthorpe, 1944c: 64 [as subgenus of Polyrhachis]. Type-species: Polyrhachis (Morleyidris) trina, by original designation.
    • Morleyidris junior synonym of Hedomyrma: Hung, 1967b: 402.