Typhlomyrmex clavicornis

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Typhlomyrmex clavicornis
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Ectatomminae
Tribe: Typhlomyrmecini
Genus: Typhlomyrmex
Species: T. clavicornis
Binomial name
Typhlomyrmex clavicornis
Emery, 1906

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Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Neotropical Region: Bolivia (type locality), Brazil, Colombia, French Guiana, Guyana, Paraguay, Suriname.


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Nomenclature

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

  • clavicornis. Typhlomyrmex clavicornis Emery, 1906c: 112 (q.) BOLIVIA. Brown, 1965c: 71 (w.). Senior synonym of divergens, richardsi: Brown, 1965c: 71.
  • divergens. Typhlomyrmex clavicornis var. divergens Forel, 1906d: 248 (q.m.) PARAGUAY. Junior synonym of clavicornis: Brown, 1965c: 71.
  • richardsi. Typhlomyrmex richardsi Donisthorpe, 1939b: 161 (m.) GUYANA. Junior synonym of clavicornis: Brown, 1965c: 71.

Description

References

  • Brown, W. L., Jr. 1965c. Contributions to a reclassification of the Formicidae. IV. Tribe Typhlomyrmecini (Hymenoptera). Psyche (Camb.) 72: 65-78 (page 71, worker described)
  • Brown, W. L., Jr. 1965c. Contributions to a reclassification of the Formicidae. IV. Tribe Typhlomyrmecini (Hymenoptera). Psyche (Camb.) 72: 65-78 (page 71, Senior synonym of divergens and richardsi)
  • Emery, C. 1906c [1905]. Studi sulle formiche della fauna neotropica. XXVI. Bull. Soc. Entomol. Ital. 37: 107-194 (page 112, queen described)