Veromessor chicoensis

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Veromessor chicoensis
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Myrmicinae
Tribe: Stenammini
Genus: Veromessor
Species: V. chicoensis
Binomial name
Veromessor chicoensis
Smith, M.R., 1956

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Specimen Labels


Identification Keys including this Taxon

Key to Veromessor species


Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Nearctic Region: United States (type locality).

Distribution based on AntMaps


Distribution based on AntWeb specimens

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

  • chicoensis. Veromessor stoddardi subsp. chicoensis Smith, M.R. 1956a: 37 (w.) U.S.A. Combination in Messor: Bolton, 1995b: 253; in Veromessor: Ward et al., 2014: 13. Raised to species: Johnson, R.A. 2000: 96 (in list); Ward, 2005: 66 (in list).



References based on Global Ant Biodiversity Informatics

  • Johnson R. Personnal Database. Accessed on February 5th 2014 at
  • Smith M. R. 1956. A key to the workers of Veromessor Forel of the United States and the description of a new subspecies (Hymenoptera, Formicidae). Pan-Pacific Entomologist 32: 36-38.