Paratrachymyrmex intermedius

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Paratrachymyrmex intermedius
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Myrmicinae
Tribe: Attini
Genus: Paratrachymyrmex
Species: P. intermedius
Binomial name
Paratrachymyrmex intermedius
(Forel, 1909)

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Specimen Labels

Identification

Distribution

Latitudinal Distribution Pattern

Latitudinal Range: 21.265° to 4.56393°.

 
North
Temperate
North
Subtropical
Tropical South
Subtropical
South
Temperate

Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Neotropical Region: Belize, Costa Rica, Guatemala (type locality), Honduras, Mexico.

Distribution based on AntMaps

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Distribution based on AntWeb specimens

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Biology

Castes

Nomenclature

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

  • intermedius. Atta (Trachymyrmex) intermedia Forel, 1909a: 249 (w.) GUATEMALA.
    • Combination in Trachymyrmex: Kempf, 1972a: 253.
    • Combination in Paratrachymyrmex: Solomon et al., 2019: 948.

Description

References

References based on Global Ant Biodiversity Informatics

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