Strongylognathus pisarskii

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Strongylognathus pisarskii
Conservation status
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Myrmicinae
Tribe: Crematogastrini
Genus: Strongylognathus
Species: S. pisarskii
Binomial name
Strongylognathus pisarskii
Poldi, 1994
At a Glance • Dulotic  



Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Palaearctic Region: Italy (type locality).

Distribution based on AntMaps


Distribution based on AntWeb specimens

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Countries Occupied

Number of countries occupied by this species based on AntWiki Regional Taxon Lists. In general, fewer countries occupied indicates a narrower range, while more countries indicates a more widespread species.

Estimated Abundance

Relative abundance based on number of AntMaps records per species (this species within the purple bar). Fewer records (to the left) indicates a less abundant/encountered species while more records (to the right) indicates more abundant/encountered species.


This species is a slave-maker, but its host is unknown.



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

  • pisarskii. Strongylognathus pisarskii Poldi, 1994: 187, fig. 1 (w.) ITALY.
    • Type-material: holotype worker, 13 paratype workers.
    • Type-locality: holotype Italy: Campania, Mt Faito, 1100 m., 14.iv.1966 (B. Poldi); paratypes with same data.
    • Type-depositories: MSNM (holotype); BMNH, MIZW, MSNM (paratypes).
    • Status as species: Bolton, 1995b: 395; Poldi, et al. 1995: 6; Borowiec, L. 2014: 164; Lebas, et al. 2016: 338.
    • Distribution: Italy.



References based on Global Ant Biodiversity Informatics

  • Borowiec L. 2014. Catalogue of ants of Europe, the Mediterranean Basin and adjacent regions (Hymenoptera: Formicidae). Genus (Wroclaw) 25(1-2): 1-340.