Tetraponera mocquerysi biozellata

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Tetraponera mocquerysi biozellata
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Pseudomyrmecinae
Genus: Tetraponera
Species: T. mocquerysi
Subspecies: T. mocquerysi biozellata
Trinomial name
Tetraponera mocquerysi biozellata
(Karavaiev, 1931)

Identification

Distribution

Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Afrotropical Region: Kenya (type locality).


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Biology

Castes

Nomenclature

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

  • biozellata. Sima (Sima) mocquerysi var. biozellata Karavaiev, 1931d: 42, fig. 1 (w.q.) KENYA. Combination in Tetraponera: Ward, 1990: 488.

Description

References

  • Karavaiev, V. 1931d. Ameisen aus Englisch-Ostafrika. Zool. Anz. 95: 42-51 (page 42, fig. 1 worker, queen described)
  • Ward, P. S. 1990. The ant subfamily Pseudomyrmecinae (Hymenoptera: Formicidae): generic revision and relationship to other formicids. Syst. Entomol. 15: 449-489 (page 488, Combination in Tetraponera)