Pseudomyrmex acanthobius virgo

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Pseudomyrmex acanthobius virgo
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Pseudomyrmecinae
Genus: Pseudomyrmex
Species: P. acanthobius
Subspecies: P. acanthobius virgo
Trinomial name
Pseudomyrmex acanthobius virgo
(Santschi, 1922)

Identification

Distribution

Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Neotropical Region: Argentina, Brazil (type locality).

Distribution based on AntMaps

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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.

  • virgo. Pseudomyrma acanthobia var. virgo Santschi, 1922b: 345 (w.) BRAZIL. Combination in Pseudomyrmex: Kempf, 1972a: 215.

Description

References

  • Kempf, W. W. 1972b. Catálogo abreviado das formigas da regia~o Neotropical. Stud. Entomol. 15: 3-344 (page 215, Combination in Pseudomyrmex)
  • Santschi, F. 1922c. Myrmicines, dolichodérines et autres formicides néotropiques. Bull. Soc. Vaudoise Sci. Nat. 54: 345-378 (page 345, worker described)