Weberidris rufobrunnea

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Weberidris rufobrunnea
Scientific classification (junior synonym of Calyptomyrmex beccarii)
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Myrmicinae
Tribe: Crematogastrini
Genus: Calyptomyrmex
Species: Weberidris rufobrunnea
Donisthorpe, 1949

This taxon is not in use as it is currently considered to be a junior synonym of Calyptomyrmex beccarii.


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

  • rufobrunnea. Weberidris rufobrunnea Donisthorpe, 1949a: 281, fig. 1 (w.) NEW GUINEA. Combination in Calyptomyrmex: Donisthorpe, 1949f: 186; Brown, 1949f: 84. Junior synonym of beccarii: Brown, 1951: 101.

Holotype worker from Maffin (as Maffin Bay), Papua, Indonesia (The Natural History Museum, specimens from type nest series present in Museum of Comparative Zoology).