Pogonomyrmex vermiculatus chubutensis

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Pogonomyrmex vermiculatus chubutensis
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Myrmicinae
Tribe: Pogonomyrmecini
Genus: Pogonomyrmex
Species: P. vermiculatus
Subspecies: P. vermiculatus chubutensis
Trinomial name
Pogonomyrmex vermiculatus chubutensis
Forel, 1913

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Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Neotropical Region: Argentina (type locality).

Distribution based on AntMaps


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The following information is derived from Barry Bolton's New General Catalogue, a catalogue of the world's ants.

  • chubutensis. Pogonomyrmex vermiculatus var. chubutensis Forel, 1913l: 218 (w.) ARGENTINA. Senior synonym of jorgenseni: Kusnezov, 1951a: 253. Currently subspecies of vermiculatus: Kusnezov, 1951a: 253.
  • jorgenseni. Pogonomyrmex vermiculatus var. jorgenseni Forel, 1915c: 353 (w.) ARGENTINA. Junior synonym of chubutensis: Kusnezov, 1951a: 253.



  • Forel, A. 1913m. Fourmis d'Argentine, du Brésil, du Guatémala & de Cuba reçues de M. M. Bruch, Prof. v. Ihering, Mlle Baez, M. Peper et M. Rovereto. Bull. Soc. Vaudoise Sci. Nat. 49: 203-250 (page 218, worker described)
  • Kusnezov, N. 1951e. El género Pogonomyrmex Mayr (Hym., Formicidae). Acta Zool. Lilloana 11: 227-333 (page 253, Subspecies of verniculatus, and senior synonym of jorgenseni)