Mycetarotes carinatus

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Mycetarotes carinatus
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Myrmicinae
Tribe: Attini
Genus: Mycetarotes
Species: M. carinatus
Binomial name
Mycetarotes carinatus
Mayhé-Nunes, 1995

Identification

Distribution

Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Neotropical Region: Brazil (type locality).


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Biology

Castes

Nomenclature

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

  • carinatus. Mycetarotes carinatus Mayhé-Nunes, 1995: 200, fig. 3 (w.) BRAZIL. Mayhé-Nunes & Brandão, 2006: 466 (q.m.).

Description

References

  • Mayhé-Nunes, A. J. 1995. Sinopse do gênero Mycetarotes (Hym., Formicidae), com a descriça~o de duas especies novas. Bol. Entomol. Venez. (n.s.) 10(2): 197-205 (page 200, fig. 3 worker described)
  • Mayhé-Nunes, A. J.; Lanziotti, A. M. 2004. Description of the female and male of Mycetarotes carinatus (Hymenoptera: Formicidae). Rev. Biol. Trop. 52: 109-114 (page 109, male, queen described)

References based on Global Ant Biodiversity Informatics

  • Mayhe-Nunes A. J., and K. Jaffe. 1998. On the biogeography of attini (Hymenoptera: Formicidae). Ecotropicos 11(1): 45-54.
  • Mayhé-Nunes A. J. 1995. Sinopse do gênero Mycetarotes (Hym., Formicidae), com a descriça~o de duas especies novas. Bol. Entomol. Venez. (n.s.) 10(2): 197-205.
  • Mayhé-Nunes A. J., and A. M. Lanziotti. 2004. Description of the female and male of Mycetarotes carinatus (Hymenoptera: Formicidae). Rev. Biol. Trop. 52: 109-114.
  • Mayhé-Nunes, A.J. and C.R.F. Brandão. 2006. Revisionary notes on the fungus-growing ant genus Mycetarotes Emery (Hymenoptera, Formicidae). Revista Brasileira de Entomologia 50(4): 463-472.
  • Mayhé-Nunes, A.J., C.R.F. Brandão. 2006. Notas sobre as formigas cultivadoras de fungos do gênero Mycetarotes Emery (Hymenoptera, Formicidae). Revista Brasileira de Entomologia 50(4)
  • Orsolon-Souza G., C. E. L. Esberard, A. J. Mayhe-Nunes, A. B. Vargas, S. Veiga-Ferreira, and E. Folly-Ramos. 2011. Comparison between Winkler’s extractor and pitfall traps to estimate leaf litter ants richness (Formicidae) at a rainforest site in southest Brazil. Braz. J. Biol. 71(4): 873-880.