Trachymyrmex bugnioni

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Trachymyrmex bugnioni
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Myrmicinae
Tribe: Attini
Genus: Trachymyrmex
Species: T. bugnioni
Binomial name
Trachymyrmex bugnioni
(Forel, 1912)

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Identification

Distribution

Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Neotropical Region: Brazil, Colombia (type locality), Costa Rica, French Guiana, Guatemala, Guyana, Honduras, Panama, Suriname, Trinidad and Tobago, Venezuela.


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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.

  • bugnioni. Atta (Trachymyrmex) bugnioni Forel, 1912e: 186 (w.) COLOMBIA. Combination in Trachymyrmex: Gallardo, 1916b: 242. Senior synonym of abortivus, cucumis, humilis, morgani, schomburgki, tucuche: Weber, 1967: 273.
  • humilis. Trachymyrmex humilis Wheeler, W.M. 1916d: 325 (w.) TRINIDAD. Junior synonym of bugnioni: Weber, 1967: 273.
  • cucumis. Myrmicocrypta cucumis Mann, 1922: 45 (w.q.) HONDURAS. Combination in Trachymyrmex: Weber, 1958b: 50. Junior synonym of bugnioni: Weber, 1967: 273.
  • abortivus. Trachymyrmex abortivus Wheeler, W.M. 1925a: 40 (w.) GUYANA. Junior synonym of bugnioni: Weber, 1967: 273.
  • schomburgki. Trachymyrmex schomburgki Weber, 1938b: 195 (w.) GUYANA. Junior synonym of bugnioni: Weber, 1967: 273.
  • tucuche. Trachymyrmex tucuche Weber, 1938b: 197 (w.) TRINIDAD. Junior synonym of bugnioni: Weber, 1967: 273.
  • morgani. Trachymyrmex morgani Weber, 1940a: 421 (w.) PANAMA. Junior synonym of bugnioni: Weber, 1967: 273.

Description

References

  • Forel, A. 1912f. Formicides néotropiques. Part II. 3me sous-famille Myrmicinae Lep. (Attini, Dacetii, Cryptocerini). Mém. Soc. Entomol. Belg. 19: 179-209 (page 186, worker described)
  • Gallardo, A. 1916c. Notas acerca de la hormiga Trachymyrmex pruinosus Emery. An. Mus. Nac. Hist. Nat. B. Aires 28: 241-252 (page 242, Combination in Trachymyrmex)
  • Weber, N. A. 1967. Synonyms of Trachymyrmex bugnioni Forel and Trachymyrmex diversus Mann (Hymenoptera: Formicidae). Proc. Entomol. Soc. Wash. 69: 273-274 (page 273, senior synonym of arbortivus, cucumis, humilis, morgani, schomburgki and tucuche)