Polyrhachis bicolor exflavicornis

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Polyrhachis bicolor exflavicornis
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Formicinae
Tribe: Camponotini
Genus: Polyrhachis
Subgenus: Myrmhopla
Species: P. bicolor
Subspecies: P. bicolor exflavicornis
Trinomial name
Polyrhachis bicolor exflavicornis
Baltazar, 1966



Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Indo-Australian Region: Philippines (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.

  • flavicornis. Polyrhachis (Myrmhopla) bicolor var. flavicornis Stitz, 1925: 132 (w.) PHILIPPINES. [Junior primary homonym of flavicornis Smith, above.] Replacement name: exflavicornis Baltazar, 1966: 282. [A second proposed replacement name, rubricornis Baroni Urbani, 1971b: 362, is both unnecessary and unavailable.]
  • exflavicornis. Polyrhachis (Myrmhopla) bicolor subsp. exflavicornis Baltazar, 1966: 282. Replacement name for flavicornis Stitz, 1925: 132. [Junior primary homonym of flavicornis Smith, F. 1857a: 63.]



  • Baltazar, C. R. 1966. A catalogue of Philippine Hymenoptera (with a bibliography, 1758-1963). Pac. Insects Monogr. 8: 1-488 (page 282, new name)
  • Smith, F. 1857a. Catalogue of the hymenopterous insects collected at Sarawak, Borneo; Mount Ophir, Malacca; and at Singapore, by A. R. Wallace. [part]. J. Proc. Linn. Soc. Lond. Zool. 2: 42-88 (page 63, [Junior primary homonym of flavicornis Smith, F. 1857a: 63.])
  • Stitz, H. 1925c. Ameisen von den Philippinen, den malayischen und ozeanischen Inseln. Sitzungsber. Ges. Naturforsch. Freunde Berl. 1923: 110-136 (page 132, Replacement name for flavicornis)