Neivamyrmex emeryi

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Neivamyrmex emeryi
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Dorylinae
Genus: Neivamyrmex
Species: N. emeryi
Binomial name
Neivamyrmex emeryi
(Santschi, 1921)

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Specimen Labels




Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Neotropical Region: Bolivia (type locality), Peru.

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.

  • emeryi. Eciton (Acamatus) emeryi Santschi, 1921g: 92 (footnote) (m.) BOLIVIA. Combination in Neivamyrmex: Borgmeier, 1953: 13. Senior synonym of exagona: Borgmeier, 1955: 317.
  • exagona. Eciton (Acamatus) emeryi var. exagona Santschi, 1923g: 1261 (m.) PERU. Junior synonym of emeryi: Borgmeier, 1955: 317.



  • Borgmeier, T. 1953. Vorarbeiten zu einer Revision der neotropischen Wanderameisen. Stud. Entomol. 2: 1-51 (page 13, Combination in Neivamyrmex)
  • Borgmeier, T. 1955. Die Wanderameisen der neotropischen Region. Stud. Entomol. 3: 1-720 (page 317, Senior synonym of exagona)
  • Santschi, F. 1921g. Ponerinae, Dorylinae et quelques autres formicides néotropiques. Bull. Soc. Vaudoise Sci. Nat. 54: 81-103 (page 92, male described (footnote))