Neivamyrmex perplexus

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Neivamyrmex perplexus
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Dorylinae
Genus: Neivamyrmex
Species: N. perplexus
Binomial name
Neivamyrmex perplexus
Borgmeier, 1953

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.

  • perplexus. Neivamyrmex perplexus Borgmeier, 1953: 36 (m.) BRAZIL (Mato Grosso).
    • Type-material: holotype male.
    • Type-locality: Brazil: Mato Grosso, Rio Cariguati, ii.1953 (F. Plaumann).
    • Type-depository: MZSP.
    • Status as species: Borgmeier, 1955: 616 (redescription); Kempf, 1972a: 157; Watkins, 1976: 26 (in key); Bolton, 1995b: 290.
    • Distribution: Brazil.

Description

References


References based on Global Ant Biodiversity Informatics

  • Borgmeier T. 1953. Vorarbeiten zu einer Revision der neotropischen Wanderameisen. Studia Entomologica 2: 1-51.
  • Borgmeier T. 1955. Die Wanderameisen der neotropischen Region. Studia Entomologica 3: 1-720.
  • Esteves F. A., C. R. F. Brandao, and L. P. Prado. 2011. The type specimens of Dorylomorph ants (Hymenoptera, Formicidae: Aenictinae, Ecitoninae, Cerapachyinae, Leptanilloidinae) deposited in the Museu de Zoologia da Universidade de Sao Paulo, Brazil. Papeis Avulsos de Zoologia 51(22): 341-397.
  • Kempf, W.W. 1972. Catalago abreviado das formigas da regiao Neotropical (Hym. Formicidae) Studia Entomologica 15(1-4).
  • Watkins J. F., II 1976. The identification and distribution of New World army ants (Dorylinae: Formicidae). Waco, Texas: Baylor University Press, 102 pp