Polyrhachis caeciliae

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Polyrhachis caeciliae
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Formicinae
Tribe: Camponotini
Genus: Polyrhachis
Subgenus: Myrmhopla
Species: P. caeciliae
Binomial name
Polyrhachis caeciliae
Forel, 1912

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Identification

Distribution

Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Indo-Australian Region: Borneo, Indonesia (type locality), Malaysia.


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Biology

Castes

Nomenclature

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

  • caeciliae. Polyrhachis caeciliae Forel, 1912n: 76 (w.) INDONESIA (Sumatra). Combination in P. (Myrmhopla): Emery, 1925b: 194. Senior synonym of punctata: Kohout, 1998: 517.
  • punctata. Polyrhachis (Myrmhopla) punctata Karavaiev, 1927e: 36 (w.) INDONESIA (Java). Junior synonym of caeciliae: Kohout, 1998: 517.

Description

References

  • Emery, C. 1925d. Hymenoptera. Fam. Formicidae. Subfam. Formicinae. Genera Insectorum 183: 1-302 (page 194, Combination in P. (Myrmhopla))
  • Forel, A. 1912o. Einige neue und interessante Ameisenformen aus Sumatra etc. Zool. Jahrb. Suppl. 15("Erster Ba Band: 51-78 (page 76, worker described)
  • Kohout, R. J. 1998. New synonyms and nomenclatural changes in the ant genus Polyrhachis Fr. Smith (Hymenoptera: Formicidae: Formicinae). Mem. Qld. Mus. 42: 505-531 (page 517, Senior synonym of punctata)