Myrmica luctuosa

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Myrmica luctuosa
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Myrmicinae
Tribe: Myrmicini
Genus: Myrmica
Species: M. luctuosa
Binomial name
Myrmica luctuosa
Smith, F., 1878

This taxon is considered to be unidentifiable and its identity is uncertain.



Distribution based on type material

India (type locality).

Distribution based on AntMaps


Distribution based on AntWeb specimens

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

  • luctuosa. Myrmica luctuosa Smith, F. 1878b: 12 (m.) INDIA. Unidentifiable taxon, incertae sedis in Myrmica: Radchenko & Elmes, 2001a: 238. See also: Radchenko & Elmes, 2010: 661.



  • Smith, F. 1878b. Scientific results of the Second Yarkand Mission; based upon the collections and notes of the late Ferdinand Stoliczka, Ph.D. Hymenoptera. Calcutta: Superintendent of Government Printing (Government of India), 22 pp. (page 12, male described)