Solenopsis metatarsalis

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Solenopsis metatarsalis
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Myrmicinae
Tribe: Solenopsidini
Genus: Solenopsis
Species: S. metatarsalis
Binomial name
Solenopsis metatarsalis
(Kusnezov, 1957)

Identification

Distribution

Latitudinal Distribution Pattern

Latitudinal Range: -26.808285° to -26.808285°.

 
North
Temperate
North
Subtropical
Tropical South
Subtropical
South
Temperate

Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Neotropical Region: Argentina (type locality).

Distribution based on AntMaps

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Distribution based on AntWeb specimens

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Biology

Castes

Nomenclature

The following information is derived from Barry Bolton's Online Catalogue of the Ants of the World.

  • metatarsalis. Lilidris metatarsalis Kusnezov, 1957a: 274, pl. 3, figs. 1-6 (q.) ARGENTINA (Tucumán).
    • Type-material: holotype queen.
    • Type-locality: Argentina: Tucumán, Villa Padre Monti, 14.i.1953, no. 8286 (N. Kusnezov).
    • Type-depository: IMLT.
    • [Also described as new by Kusnezov, 1958b: 191.]
    • [Lilidris metatarsalis Kusnezov, 1953b: 339 (in list). Nomen nudum.]
    • Combination in Solenopsis: Ettershank, 1966: 142.
    • Status as species: Ettershank, 1966: 142; Kempf, 1972a: 238; Bolton, 1995b: 389.
    • Distribution: Argentina.

Description

References

  • Ettershank, G. 1966. A generic revision of the world Myrmicinae related to Solenopsis and Pheidologeton (Hymenoptera: Formicidae). Aust. J. Zool. 14: 73-171 (page 142, Combination in Solenopsis)
  • Kusnezov, N. 1957b. Die Solenopsidinen-Gattungen von Südamerika (Hymenoptera, Formicidae). Zool. Anz. 158: 266-280 (page 274, pl, 3, figs. 1-6 queen described)

References based on Global Ant Biodiversity Informatics

  • Kempf, W.W. 1972. Catalago abreviado das formigas da regiao Neotropical (Hym. Formicidae) Studia Entomologica 15(1-4).