Stigmacros castanea

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Stigmacros castanea
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Formicinae
Tribe: Melophorini
Genus: Stigmacros
Species: S. castanea
Binomial name
Stigmacros castanea
McAreavey, 1957

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Specimen Labels



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 New General Catalogue, a catalogue of the world's ants.

  • castanea. Stigmacros (Cyrtostigmacros) castanea McAreavey, 1957: 49, figs. 165-170 (w.q.m.) AUSTRALIA.

Type Material

  • Stigmacros (Cyrtostigmacros) castanea McAreavey, 1957: Syntype, 3 workers, Mundaring , Western Australia, Australia, <collector unknown>, ANIC32-017848, Australian National Insect Collection.
  • Stigmacros (Cyrtostigmacros) castanea McAreavey, 1957: Syntype, worker(s), queen(s), male(s), Canberra, ACT, Australia, Museum Victoria, Melbourne.



  • McAreavey, J. 1957. Revision of the genus Stigmacros Forel. Mem. Natl. Mus. Vic. 21: 7-64 (page 49, figs. 165-170 worker, queen, male described)