Neivamyrmex iheringi

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Neivamyrmex iheringi
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Dorylinae
Genus: Neivamyrmex
Species: N. iheringi
Binomial name
Neivamyrmex iheringi
(Forel, 1908)

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Specimen Labels

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.

  • iheringi. Eciton iheringi Forel, 1908c: 347 (m.) BRAZIL (Rio Grande do Sul).
    • Type-material: holotype male.
    • Type-locality: Brazil: Rio Grande do Sul (von Ihering).
    • Type-depository: MHNG.
    • [Misspelled as jheringi by Emery, 1910b: 26, Borgmeier, 1955: 623, Kempf, 1972a: 156, and many others.]
    • Combination in Eciton (Acamatus): Emery, 1910b: 26; Santschi, 1916e: 368;
    • combination in Neivamyrmex: Borgmeier, 1953: 8.
    • Status as species: Santschi, 1916e: 368; Gallardo, 1920: 392; Borgmeier, 1923: 46; Borgmeier, 1955: 623 (redescription); Kempf, 1972a: 156; Watkins, 1976: 25 (in key); Bolton, 1995b: 289.
    • Distribution: Brazil.

Description

References

  • Borgmeier, T. 1953. Vorarbeiten zu einer Revision der neotropischen Wanderameisen. Stud. Entomol. 2: 1-51 (page 8, Combination in Neivamyrmex)
  • Borgmeier, T. 1955. Die Wanderameisen der neotropischen Region. Stud. Entomol. 3: 1-720 (page 623, see also)
  • Forel, A. 1908h. Ameisen aus Sao Paulo (Brasilien), Paraguay etc. gesammelt von Prof. Herm. v. Ihering, Dr. Lutz, Dr. Fiebrig, etc. Verh. K-K. Zool.-Bot. Ges. Wien 58: 340-418 (page 347, male described)

References based on Global Ant Biodiversity Informatics

  • Cuezzo, F. 1998. Formicidae. Chapter 42 in Morrone J.J., and S. Coscaron (dirs) Biodiversidad de artropodos argentinos: una perspectiva biotaxonomica Ediciones Sur, La Plata. Pages 452-462.
  • Gallardo A. 1920. Las hormigas de la República Argentina. Subfamilia Dorilinas. Anales del Museo Nacional de Historia Natural de Buenos Aires 30: 281-410.
  • Santschi F. 1916. Formicides sudaméricains nouveaux ou peu connus. Physis (Buenos Aires). 2: 365-399.