Stigmacros flava

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

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Specimen Labels

A very pale Stigmacros known from near Perth.

Identification

Keys including this Species

Distribution

Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Australasian Region: Australia (type locality).


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Biology

Castes

Nomenclature

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

  • flava. Stigmacros (Cyrtostigmacros) flava McAreavey, 1957: 40, figs. 131-133 (w.) AUSTRALIA.

Unless otherwise noted the text for the remainder of this section is reported from the publication that includes the original description.

Description

Type Material

  • Stigmacros (Cyrtostigmacros) flava McAreavey, 1957: Syntype, 6 workers, Mundaring, Western Australia, Australia, Clark,J., ANIC32-017853, Australian National Insect Collection.
  • Stigmacros (Cyrtostigmacros) flava McAreavey, 1957: Syntype, worker(s), Mundaring, Western Australia, Australia, Museum Victoria, Melbourne.

References

References based on Global Ant Biodiversity Informatics

  • Heterick B. E. 2009. A guide to the ants of south-western Australia. Records of the Western Australian Museum Supplement 76: 1-206. 
  • Taylor R. W. 1987. A checklist of the ants of Australia, New Caledonia and New Zealand (Hymenoptera: Formicidae). CSIRO (Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organization) Division of Entomology Report 41: 1-92.