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|genus = ''[[Basiceros]]''
 
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|species = '''''B. convexiceps'''''
 
|species = '''''B. convexiceps'''''
 
|binomial = ''Basiceros convexiceps''
 
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|binomial_authority = (Mayr, 1887)
 
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*''[[Basiceros squamifer]]'' Borgmeier, 1937
 
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==Identification==
 
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==Distribution==
 
==Distribution==
This taxon was described from Brazil.
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==Biology==
 
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==Nomenclature==
 
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*''<span style='color:red;font-weight:bold;'>convexiceps.</span> Ceratobasis convexiceps'' Mayr, 1887: 581 (w.) BRAZIL. Emery, 1924d: 328 (m.). Combination in ''Basiceros'': Emery, 1924d: 328. Senior synonym of ''squamifer'': Brown & Kempf, 1960: 172.
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*''{{RedText|convexiceps}}. Ceratobasis convexiceps'' Mayr, 1887: 581 (w.) BRAZIL (Santa Catarina).
*''squamifer. Basiceros squamifer'' Borgmeier, 1937b: 245, figs. 30-33 (w.q.) BRAZIL. Junior synonym of ''convexiceps'': Brown & Kempf, 1960: 172.
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**Type-material: holotype worker.
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**Type-locality: Brazil: Santa Catarina (no collector’s name).
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**Type-depository: NHMW.
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**Emery, 1924d: 328 (m.), Brown & Kempf, 1960: 174 (q.).
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**Combination in ''Basiceros'': Emery, 1924d: 328.
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**Status as species: Dalla Torre, 1893: 148; Forel, 1895b: 136; Emery, 1924d: 328; Borgmeier, 1927c: 120; Brown, 1949f: 89; Brown & Kempf, 1960: 172 (redescription); Kempf, 1972a: 36; Brown, 1974c: 140 (in key); Bolton, 1995b: 80; Feitosa, ''et al''. 2007: 19 (in key).
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**Senior synonym of ''squamifer'': Brown & Kempf, 1960: 172; Kempf, 1972a: 36; Bolton, 1995b: 80.
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**Distribution: Brazil.
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*''squamifer. Basiceros squamifer'' Borgmeier, 1937b: 245, figs. 30-33 (w.q.l.) BRAZIL (Rio de Janeiro).
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**Type-material: 60 syntype workers, 3 syntype queens.
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**Type-locality: Brazil:  Rio de Janeiro, Jussaral, nr Angra dos Reis, 30.x.1935 (''H. Souza Lopes & H. Lent'').
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**Type-depositories: IBVR, MCZC, MZSP.
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**Status as species: Brown, 1949f: 89.
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**Junior synonym of ''convexiceps'': Brown & Kempf, 1960: 172; Kempf, 1972a: 36; Bolton, 1995b: 80.
  
 
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===Description===
 
===Description===
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==References==
 
==References==
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*Bolton, B. 1995b.  A new general catalogue of the ants of the world. Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Press, 504 pp. (page 80, catalogue)
 
*Bolton, B. 1995b.  A new general catalogue of the ants of the world. Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Press, 504 pp. (page 80, catalogue)
 
*Brown, W. L., Jr.; Kempf, W. W. 1960.  A world revision of the ant tribe Basicerotini. Stud. Entomol. (n.s.) 3: 161-250 (page 172, senior synonym of squamifer)
 
*Brown, W. L., Jr.; Kempf, W. W. 1960.  A world revision of the ant tribe Basicerotini. Stud. Entomol. (n.s.) 3: 161-250 (page 172, senior synonym of squamifer)
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*Emery, C. 1924f [1922].  Hymenoptera. Fam. Formicidae. Subfam. Myrmicinae. [concl.]. Genera Insectorum 174C: 207-397 (page 328, combination in Basiceros)
 
*Emery, C. 1924f [1922].  Hymenoptera. Fam. Formicidae. Subfam. Myrmicinae. [concl.]. Genera Insectorum 174C: 207-397 (page 328, combination in Basiceros)
 
*Mayr, G. 1887.  Südamerikanische Formiciden. Verh. K-K. Zool.-Bot. Ges. Wien 37: 511-632 (page 581, worker described)
 
*Mayr, G. 1887.  Südamerikanische Formiciden. Verh. K-K. Zool.-Bot. Ges. Wien 37: 511-632 (page 581, worker described)
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==References based on [https://benoitguenard.wordpress.com/gabi-articles/ Global Ant Biodiversity Informatics]==
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*Brown W. L., Jr., and W. W. Kempf. 1960. A world revision of the ant tribe Basicerotini. Stud. Entomol. (n.s.) 3: 161-250.
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*Kempf W. W. 1978. A preliminary zoogeographical analysis of a regional ant fauna in Latin America. 114. Studia Entomologica 20: 43-62.
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*Kempf, W.W. 1972. Catalago abreviado das formigas da regiao Neotropical (Hym. Formicidae) Studia Entomologica 15(1-4).
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*Lutinski J. A., B. C. Lopes, and A. B. B.de Morais. 2013. Diversidade de formigas urbanas (Hymenoptera: Formicidae) de dez cidades do sul do Brasil. Biota Neotrop. 13(3): 332-342.
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*Lutinski J. A., F. R. Mello Garcia, C. J. Lutinska, and S. Iop. 2008. Ants diversity in Floresta Nacional de Chapecó in Santa Catarina State, Brazil. Ciência Rural, Santa Maria 38(7): 1810-1816.
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*Probst R. S., B. D. Wray, C. S. Moreau, and C. R. F. Brandao. 2019. A phylogenetic analysis of the dirt ants, Basiceros (Formicidae: Myrmicinae): inferring life histories through morphological convergence. Insect Systematics and Diversity 3(4): 1–12.
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*Rosa da Silva R. 1999. Formigas (Hymenoptera: Formicidae) do oeste de Santa Catarina: historico das coletas e lista atualizada das especies do Estado de Santa Catarina. Biotemas 12(2): 75-100.
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*Silva R.R., and C. R. F. Brandao. 2014. Ecosystem-Wide Morphological Structure of Leaf-Litter Ant Communities along a Tropical Latitudinal Gradient. PLoSONE 9(3): e93049. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0093049
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*Ulyssea M.A., C. E. Cereto, F. B. Rosumek, R. R. Silva, and B. C. Lopes. 2011. Updated list of ant species (Hymenoptera, Formicidae) recorded in Santa Catarina State, southern Brazil, with a discussion of research advances and priorities. Revista Brasileira de Entomologia 55(4): 603-–611.
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Latest revision as of 11:31, 6 March 2021

Basiceros convexiceps
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Myrmicinae
Tribe: Attini
Genus: Basiceros
Species: B. convexiceps
Binomial name
Basiceros convexiceps
(Mayr, 1887)

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Specimen Labels

Synonyms

Identification

Keys including this Species

Distribution

Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Neotropical Region: Brazil (type locality).


Distribution based on AntMaps

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Distribution based on AntWeb specimens

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Biology

Castes

Nomenclature

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

  • convexiceps. Ceratobasis convexiceps Mayr, 1887: 581 (w.) BRAZIL (Santa Catarina).
    • Type-material: holotype worker.
    • Type-locality: Brazil: Santa Catarina (no collector’s name).
    • Type-depository: NHMW.
    • Emery, 1924d: 328 (m.), Brown & Kempf, 1960: 174 (q.).
    • Combination in Basiceros: Emery, 1924d: 328.
    • Status as species: Dalla Torre, 1893: 148; Forel, 1895b: 136; Emery, 1924d: 328; Borgmeier, 1927c: 120; Brown, 1949f: 89; Brown & Kempf, 1960: 172 (redescription); Kempf, 1972a: 36; Brown, 1974c: 140 (in key); Bolton, 1995b: 80; Feitosa, et al. 2007: 19 (in key).
    • Senior synonym of squamifer: Brown & Kempf, 1960: 172; Kempf, 1972a: 36; Bolton, 1995b: 80.
    • Distribution: Brazil.
  • squamifer. Basiceros squamifer Borgmeier, 1937b: 245, figs. 30-33 (w.q.l.) BRAZIL (Rio de Janeiro).
    • Type-material: 60 syntype workers, 3 syntype queens.
    • Type-locality: Brazil: Rio de Janeiro, Jussaral, nr Angra dos Reis, 30.x.1935 (H. Souza Lopes & H. Lent).
    • Type-depositories: IBVR, MCZC, MZSP.
    • Status as species: Brown, 1949f: 89.
    • Junior synonym of convexiceps: Brown & Kempf, 1960: 172; Kempf, 1972a: 36; Bolton, 1995b: 80.

Description

Karyotype

  • 2n = 20, karyotype = 20M (Brazil) (Mariano et al., 2013).

References

  • Bolton, B. 1995b. A new general catalogue of the ants of the world. Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Press, 504 pp. (page 80, catalogue)
  • Brown, W. L., Jr.; Kempf, W. W. 1960. A world revision of the ant tribe Basicerotini. Stud. Entomol. (n.s.) 3: 161-250 (page 172, senior synonym of squamifer)
  • Emery, C. 1924f [1922]. Hymenoptera. Fam. Formicidae. Subfam. Myrmicinae. [concl.]. Genera Insectorum 174C: 207-397 (page 328, male described)
  • Emery, C. 1924f [1922]. Hymenoptera. Fam. Formicidae. Subfam. Myrmicinae. [concl.]. Genera Insectorum 174C: 207-397 (page 328, combination in Basiceros)
  • Mayr, G. 1887. Südamerikanische Formiciden. Verh. K-K. Zool.-Bot. Ges. Wien 37: 511-632 (page 581, worker described)

References based on Global Ant Biodiversity Informatics

  • Brown W. L., Jr., and W. W. Kempf. 1960. A world revision of the ant tribe Basicerotini. Stud. Entomol. (n.s.) 3: 161-250.
  • Kempf W. W. 1978. A preliminary zoogeographical analysis of a regional ant fauna in Latin America. 114. Studia Entomologica 20: 43-62.
  • Kempf, W.W. 1972. Catalago abreviado das formigas da regiao Neotropical (Hym. Formicidae) Studia Entomologica 15(1-4).
  • Lutinski J. A., B. C. Lopes, and A. B. B.de Morais. 2013. Diversidade de formigas urbanas (Hymenoptera: Formicidae) de dez cidades do sul do Brasil. Biota Neotrop. 13(3): 332-342.
  • Lutinski J. A., F. R. Mello Garcia, C. J. Lutinska, and S. Iop. 2008. Ants diversity in Floresta Nacional de Chapecó in Santa Catarina State, Brazil. Ciência Rural, Santa Maria 38(7): 1810-1816.
  • Probst R. S., B. D. Wray, C. S. Moreau, and C. R. F. Brandao. 2019. A phylogenetic analysis of the dirt ants, Basiceros (Formicidae: Myrmicinae): inferring life histories through morphological convergence. Insect Systematics and Diversity 3(4): 1–12.
  • Rosa da Silva R. 1999. Formigas (Hymenoptera: Formicidae) do oeste de Santa Catarina: historico das coletas e lista atualizada das especies do Estado de Santa Catarina. Biotemas 12(2): 75-100.
  • Silva R.R., and C. R. F. Brandao. 2014. Ecosystem-Wide Morphological Structure of Leaf-Litter Ant Communities along a Tropical Latitudinal Gradient. PLoSONE 9(3): e93049. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0093049
  • Ulyssea M.A., C. E. Cereto, F. B. Rosumek, R. R. Silva, and B. C. Lopes. 2011. Updated list of ant species (Hymenoptera, Formicidae) recorded in Santa Catarina State, southern Brazil, with a discussion of research advances and priorities. Revista Brasileira de Entomologia 55(4): 603-–611.