Papyrius nitidus oceanicus

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Papyrius nitidus oceanicus
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Dolichoderinae
Tribe: Leptomyrmecini
Genus: Papyrius
Species: P. nitidus
Subspecies: P. nitidus oceanicus
Trinomial name
Papyrius nitidus oceanicus
(Forel, 1901)

Identification

Distribution

Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Indo-Australian Region: New Guinea.


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Biology

Castes

Nomenclature

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

  • oceanicus. Iridomyrmex nitidus r. oceanicus Forel, 1901b: 20 (w.q.m.) NEW GUINEA (Bismarck Archipelago). Combination in Papyrius: Shattuck, 1992a: 17.

Description

References

  • Forel, A. 1901b. Critique des expériences faites dès 1887 avec quelques nouvelles expériences. Troisième partie (1901). Riv. Biol. Gen. 3: 7-62 (page 20, worker, queen, male described)
  • Shattuck, S. O. 1992a. Review of the dolichoderine ant genus Iridomyrmex Mayr with descriptions of three new genera (Hymenoptera: Formicidae). J. Aust. Entomol. Soc. 31: 13-18 (page 17, Combination in Papyrius)