Tetramorium viticola

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Tetramorium viticola
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Myrmicinae
Tribe: Crematogastrini
Genus: Tetramorium
Species: T. viticola
Binomial name
Tetramorium viticola
Weber, 1943

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Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

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

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Nomenclature

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

  • viticola. Tetramorium viticola Weber, 1943c: 372, pl. 16, fig. 31 (w.) SUDAN. See also: Bolton, 1980: 366.

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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 366, see also)
  • Weber, N. A. 1943d. The ants of the Imatong Mountains, Anglo-Egyptian Sudan. Bull. Mus. Comp. Zool. 93: 263-389 (page 372, pl. 16, fig. 31 worker described)