Podomyrma basalis reyi

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Podomyrma basalis reyi
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Myrmicinae
Tribe: Crematogastrini
Genus: Podomyrma
Species: P. basalis
Subspecies: P. basalis reyi
Trinomial name
Podomyrma basalis reyi
Karavaiev, 1935



Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Indo-Australian Region: Indonesia (type locality).

Distribution based on AntMaps


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

  • reyi. Podomyrma basalis subsp. reyi Karavaiev, 1935a: 99 (w.) INDONESIA (Ambon I.).

The following notes on V.A. Karavaiev type specimens have been provided by Martynov & Radchenko (2016) based on material held in the Institute of Zoology, Ukrainian Academy of Science:

Type locality(-ies): “Ambon, 18.II.1913, W. Karawajew, Nr. 2490, 6 w, im Garten des Herrn Rey auf Palmen gesammelt.—Tifoe auf der Insel Boeroe Derslebe, Nr. 2438, zahlreiche ww”.

Original Karawajew label(-s): “Podomyrma basalis / reyi Karavaiev, typus / Tifu auf Buru, 2438.”.

Material: SYNTYPES, 9 w (newly mounted, IN 314/6/2), 26 w (in alcohol, IN 314/BAMS1/Karaw59).