Stigmacros pusilla is not uncommon in drier woodlands in the eastern wheatbelt of SWBP. At least one worker in the Curtin Ant Collection was taken while foraging on a tree-trunk.
- 1 Identification
- 2 Distribution
- 3 Biology
- 4 Castes
- 5 Nomenclature
- 6 References
- 7 References based on Global Ant Biodiversity Informatics
Keys including this Species
Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists
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.
- pusilla. Stigmacros (Stigmacros) pusilla McAreavey, 1957: 16, figs. 45-47 (w.) AUSTRALIA.
Unless otherwise noted the text for the remainder of this section is reported from the publication that includes the original description.
- Stigmacros (Stigmacros) pusilla McAreavey, 1957: Syntype, 18 workers, Canberra, ACT, Australia, <collector unknown>, ANIC32-017866, Australian National Insect Collection.
- Stigmacros (Stigmacros) pusilla McAreavey, 1957: Syntype, worker(s), Canberra, ACT, Australia, Museum Victoria, Melbourne.
- Heterick, B. E. 2009. A guide to the ants of South-western Australia. Records of the Western Australian Museum, Supplement 76: 1-206.
- McAreavey, J. 1957. Revision of the genus Stigmacros Forel. Mem. Natl. Mus. Vic. 21: 7-64 (page 16, figs. 45-47 worker described)
References based on Global Ant Biodiversity Informatics
- Osunkoya O. O., C. Polo, and A. N. Andersen. 2011. Invasion impacts on biodiversity: response of ant communities to infestation by cat's claw creeper vine, Macfadyena unguis-cati (Bignoniaceae) in subtropical Australia. Biol. Invasions 13: 2289-2302.