Tetramorium nodiferum

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Tetramorium nodiferum
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Myrmicinae
Tribe: Crematogastrini
Genus: Tetramorium
Species: T. nodiferum
Binomial name
Tetramorium nodiferum
(Emery, 1901)

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Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Afrotropical Region: Cameroun (type locality), Central African Republic, Kenya, Uganda.


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Nomenclature

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

  • nodiferum. Atopomyrmex nodifer Emery, 1901f: 115 (footnote), fig. (w.q.) CAMEROUN. Combination in Atopula: Emery, 1912b: 104; in Tetramorium: Bolton, 1976: 362. See also: Bolton, 1980: 349.

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References

  • Bolton, B. 1976. The ant tribe Tetramoriini (Hymenoptera: Formicidae). Constituent genera, review of smaller genera and revision of Triglyphothrix Forel. Bull. Br. Mus. (Nat. Hist.) Entomol. 34: 281-379 (page 362, 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 349, see also)
  • Emery, C. 1901h. Ameisen gesammelt in Ceylon von Dr. W. Horn 1899. Dtsch. Entomol. Z. 1901: 113-122 (page 115, (footnote) fig. worker, queen described)
  • Emery, C. 1912b. Études sur les Myrmicinae. [I-IV.]. Ann. Soc. Entomol. Belg. 56: 94-105 (page 104, Combination in Atopula)