Myrmicaria basutorum

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Myrmicaria basutorum
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Myrmicinae
Tribe: Solenopsidini
Genus: Myrmicaria
Species: M. basutorum
Binomial name
Myrmicaria basutorum
Arnold, 1960

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Specimen Labels



Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Afrotropical Region: Lesotho (type locality), Zimbabwe.

Distribution based on AntMaps


Distribution based on AntWeb specimens

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

  • basutorum. Myrmicaria basutorum Arnold, 1960b: 452, fig. 1 (w.) LESOTHO.



References based on Global Ant Biodiversity Informatics

  • Huong N. T. T., P. V. Sang, and B. T. Viet. 2015. A preliminary study on diversity of ants (Hymenoptera: Formicidae) at Hon Ba Nature Reserve. Environmental Scientific Conference 7: 614-620.
  • IZIKO South Africa Museum Collection