Stigmacros bosii

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Stigmacros bosii
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Formicinae
Tribe: Melophorini
Genus: Stigmacros
Species: S. bosii
Binomial name
Stigmacros bosii
(Forel, 1902)

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Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Australasian Region: Australia (type locality).

Distribution based on AntMaps


Distribution based on AntWeb specimens

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

  • bosii. Acantholepis (Acrostigma) bosii Forel, 1902h: 481 (w.q.) AUSTRALIA. Combination in A. (Stigmacros): Forel, 1905b: 179; in Stigmacros: Emery, 1925b: 34.

Type Material



  • Emery, C. 1925d. Hymenoptera. Fam. Formicidae. Subfam. Formicinae. Genera Insectorum 183: 1-302 (page 34, Combination in Stigmacros)
  • Forel, A. 1902j. Fourmis nouvelles d'Australie. Rev. Suisse Zool. 10: 405-548 (page 481, worker, queen described)
  • Forel, A. 1905e. Miscellanea myrmécologiques II (1905). Ann. Soc. Entomol. Belg. 49: 155-185 (page 179, Combination in A. (Stigmacros))

References based on Global Ant Biodiversity Informatics

  • McAreavey J. 1957. Revision of the genus Stigmacros Forel. Memoirs of the National Museum of Victoria 21: 7-64.