Stigmatomma luzonicum

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Stigmatomma luzonicum
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Amblyoponinae
Genus: Stigmatomma
Species: S. luzonicum
Binomial name
Stigmatomma luzonicum
Wheeler, W.M. & Chapman, 1925

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Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Indo-Australian Region: Philippines (type locality).


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Biology

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Nomenclature

The following information is derived from Barry Bolton's New General Catalogue, a catalogue of the world's ants.

  • luzonicum. Stigmatomma (Fulakora) luzonicum Wheeler, W.M. & Chapman, 1925: 56, pl. 1, fig. 18 (q.) PHILIPPINES. Combination in Amblyopone: Brown, 1960a: 168; in Stigmatomma: Yoshimura & Fisher, 2012: 19. Senior synonym of williamsi: Brown, 1960a: 168.
  • williamsi. Stigmatomma (Fulakora) williamsi Wheeler, W.M. & Chapman, 1925: 56, pl. 1, fig. 19 (w.q.) PHILIPPINES. Junior synonym of luzonicum: Brown, 1960a: 168.

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References

  • Brown, W. L., Jr. 1960a. Contributions toward a reclassification of the Formicidae. III. Tribe Amblyoponini (Hymenoptera). Bull. Mus. Comp. Zool. 122: 143-230 (page 168, Combination in Amblyopone, and senior synonym of williamsi)
  • Wheeler, W. M.; Chapman, J. W. 1925. The ants of the Philippine Islands. Part I, Dorylinae and Ponerinae. Philipp. J. Sci. 28: 47-73 (page 56, pl. 1, fig. 18 queen described)
  • Yoshimura, M. & Fisher, B.L. 2012. A revision of male ants of the Malagasy Amblyoponinae (Hymenoptera: Formicidae) with resurrections of the genera Stigmatomma and Xymmer. PLoS ONE 7(3):e33325 (doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0033325).