Polyrhachis frauenfeldi

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Polyrhachis frauenfeldi
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Formicinae
Tribe: Camponotini
Genus: Polyrhachis
Subgenus: Myrmothrinax
Species: P. frauenfeldi
Binomial name
Polyrhachis frauenfeldi
Mayr, 1862

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Distribution

Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Indo-Australian Region: Indonesia (type locality).


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Biology

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Nomenclature

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

  • frauenfeldi. Polyrhachis frauenfeldi Mayr, 1862: 687 (w.) INDONESIA (Java). Mayr, 1865: 45 (m.); Mayr, 1867a: 52 (q.). Combination in P. (Myrmothrinax): Viehmeyer, 1916a: 165. Current subspecies: nominal plus sanguinea.

Description

References

  • Mayr, G. 1862. Myrmecologische Studien. Verh. K-K. Zool.-Bot. Ges. Wien 12: 649-776 (page 687, worker described)
  • Mayr, G. 1865. Formicidae. In: Reise der Österreichischen Fregatte "Novara" um die Erde in den Jahren 1857, 1858, 1859. Zoologischer Theil. Bd. II. Abt. 1. Wien: K. Gerold's Sohn, 119 pp. (page 45, male described)
  • Mayr, G. 1867a. Adnotationes in monographiam formicidarum Indo-Neerlandicarum. Tijdschr. Entomol. 10: 33-117 (page 52, queen described)
  • Viehmeyer, H. 1916a [1915]. Ameisen von Singapore. Beobachtet und gesammelt von H. Overbeck. Arch. Naturgesch. (A) 81(8): 108-168 (page 165, Combination in P. (Myrmothrinax))