Wheeler, W.M., 1936
Stigmacros termitoxena, thus named because the original colony was associated with a termite mound, is a large Stigmacros found in the more northern parts of the SWBP as well as regions to the north of the Province. (Heterick 2009)
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The following information is derived from Barry Bolton's New General Catalogue, a catalogue of the world's ants.
- termitoxena. Stigmacros termitoxenus Wheeler, W.M. 1936d: 215, fig. 9 (w.q.) AUSTRALIA. Combination in S. (Cyrtostigmacros): McAreavey, 1957: 37.
Unless otherwise noted the text for the remainder of this section is reported from the publication that includes the original description.
- Stigmacros termitoxenus Wheeler, 1936: Syntype, 5 workers, Mullewa, Western Australia, Australia, Wheeler,W.M., ANIC32-017855, Australian National Insect Collection.
- Stigmacros termitoxenus Wheeler, 1936: Syntype, 3 workers, 1 ergatoid queen, Mullewa, Western Australia, Australia, Museum of Comparative Zoology.
- Heterick, B. E. 2009. A guide to the ants of South-western Australia. Records of the Western Australian Museum, Supplement 76: 1-206. PDF
- McAreavey, J. 1957. Revision of the genus Stigmacros Forel. Mem. Natl. Mus. Vic. 21: 7-64 (page 37, Combination in S. (Cyrtostigmacros))
- Wheeler, W. M. 1936e. Ecological relations of ponerine and other ants to termites. Proc. Am. Acad. Arts Sci. 71: 159-243 (page 215, fig. 9 worker, queen described)