Tetramorium angulinode

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Tetramorium angulinode
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Myrmicinae
Tribe: Crematogastrini
Genus: Tetramorium
Species: T. angulinode
Binomial name
Tetramorium angulinode
Santschi, 1910

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Specimen Labels

Synonyms

Identification

angulinode group

Keys including this Species

Distribution

Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Afrotropical Region: Botswana, Cameroun, Congo (type locality), Nigeria, Sudan, Zimbabwe.

Distribution based on AntMaps

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Biology

Castes

Nomenclature

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

  • angulinode. Tetramorium (Xiphomyrmex) angulinode Santschi, 1910c: 385, fig. 12 (w.q.m.) CONGO. Combination in Xiphomyrmex: Santschi, 1920b: 16; in Tetramorium: Bolton, 1980: 237. Senior synonym of daphnis, humerosum, papyri: Bolton, 1980: 237; of nullispinum: Bolton, 1995b: 404.
  • daphnis. Xiphomyrmex angulinode var. daphnis Santschi, 1920b: 16, fig. 3 (w.q.) ZIMBABWE. Junior synonym of angulinode: Bolton, 1980: 237.
  • papyri. Xiphomyrmex papyri Weber, 1943c: 374, pl. 16, fig. 36 (q.) SUDAN. Junior synonym of angulinode: Bolton, 1980: 237.
  • humerosum. Tetramorium humerosum Bernard, 1953b: 246, fig. 13 (w.q.) CAMEROUN. Junior synonym of angulinode: Bolton, 1980: 237.
  • nullispinum. Tetramorium nullispinum Bolton, 1980: 241 (w.) NIGERIA. Junior synonym of angulinode: Bolton, 1995b: 412.

Description

References

  • Bolton, B. 1980. The ant tribe Tetramoriini (Hymenoptera: Formicidae). The genus Tetramorium Mayr in the Ethiopian zoogeographical region. Bull. Br. Mus. (Nat. Hist.) Entomol. 40: 193-384 (page 237, Combination in Tetramorium)
  • Bolton, B. 1980. The ant tribe Tetramoriini (Hymenoptera: Formicidae). The genus Tetramorium Mayr in the Ethiopian zoogeographical region. Bull. Br. Mus. (Nat. Hist.) Entomol. 40: 193-384 (page 237, Senior synonym of daphnis, humerosum and papyri)
  • Bolton, B. 1995b. A new general catalogue of the ants of the world. Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Press, 504 pp. (page 404, Senior synonym of nullispinum)
  • Santschi, F. 1910c [1909]. Formicides nouveaux ou peu connus du Congo français. Ann. Soc. Entomol. Fr. 78: 349-400 (page 385, fig. 12 worker, queen, male described)
  • Santschi, F. 1920b. Formicides nouveaux du Gabon, du Congo, de la Rhodesia et du Natal. Ann. Soc. Entomol. Belg. 60: 6-17 (page 16, Combination in Xiphomyrmex)