Tetramorium walshi

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Tetramorium walshi
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Myrmicinae
Tribe: Crematogastrini
Genus: Tetramorium
Species group: walshi
Species: T. walshi
Binomial name
Tetramorium walshi
(Forel, 1890)

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Identification

Keys including this Species

Distribution

Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Indo-Australian Region: Philippines, Singapore.
Oriental Region: Bangladesh, India (type locality), Thailand.
Palaearctic Region: China.


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Biology

Castes

Worker

Nomenclature

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

  • walshi. Triglyphothrix walshi Forel, 1890b: cvii (w.q.) INDIA. Imai, Baroni Urbani, et al. 1984: 8 (k.). Combination in Tetramorium: Bolton, 1985: 247. Senior synonym of musculus, spuria: Bolton, 1976: 358.
  • musculus. Triglyphothrix musculus Forel, 1902c: 239 (w.) INDIA. Junior synonym of walshi: Bolton, 1976: 358.
  • spuria. Triglyphothrix walshi var. spuria Forel, 1912n: 58 (w.) SINGAPORE. Junior synonym of walshi: Bolton, 1976: 358.

Description

Karyotype

  • 2n = 14, karyotype = 14M (India) (Imai et al., 1984) (as Triglyphothrix walshi).

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