Polyrhachis sculpturata javaniana

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Polyrhachis sculpturata javaniana
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Formicinae
Tribe: Camponotini
Genus: Polyrhachis
Subgenus: Myrma
Species: P. sculpturata
Subspecies: P. sculpturata javaniana
Trinomial name
Polyrhachis sculpturata javaniana
Santschi, 1928



Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

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

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.

  • javana. Polyrhachis sculpturata r. javana Stitz, 1925: 134 (w.) INDONESIA (Java). [Junior primary homonym of javana Crawley, above.] Replacement name: javaniana Santschi, 1928h: 140.]
  • javaniana. Polyrhachis (Myrma) sculpturata var. javaniana Santschi, 1928h: 140. Replacement name for javana Stitz, 1925: 134. [Junior primary homonym of javana Crawley, 1923a: 31.]



  • Santschi, F. 1928h. Fourmis de Sumatra, récoltées par Mr. J. B. Corporaal. Tijdschr. Entomol. 71: 119-140 (page 140, Replacement name for javana)
  • Stitz, H. 1925c. Ameisen von den Philippinen, den malayischen und ozeanischen Inseln. Sitzungsber. Ges. Naturforsch. Freunde Berl. 1923: 110-136 (page 134, [Junior primary homonym of javana Crawley, 1923a: 31.])