Solenopsis solenopsidis

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Solenopsis solenopsidis
Conservation status
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Myrmicinae
Tribe: Solenopsidini
Genus: Solenopsis
Species: S. solenopsidis
Binomial name
Solenopsis solenopsidis
(Kusnezov, 1953)



Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Neotropical Region: Argentina (type locality).

Distribution based on AntMaps


Distribution based on AntWeb specimens

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

  • solenopsidis. Paranamyrma solenopsidis Kusnezov, 1953d: 17, pl. 3, fig. 16; pl. 4, fig. 23 (q.m.) ARGENTINA. [Also described as new by Kusnezov, 1954a: 12.] Combination in Solenopsis: Ettershank, 1966: 143.



  • Ettershank, G. 1966. A generic revision of the world Myrmicinae related to Solenopsis and Pheidologeton (Hymenoptera: Formicidae). Aust. J. Zool. 14: 73-171 (page 143, Combination in Solenopsis)
  • Kusnezov, N. 1953g. Bisolenopsis sea. Un nuevo género y especie de hormigas y sus relaciones con los géneros vecinos (Hymenoptera, Formicidae). Mem. Mus. Entre Ríos 31: 7-44 (page 17, pl. 3, fig. 16; pl. 4, fig. 23 queen, male described)
  • Kusnezov, N. 1954a. Un género nuevo de hormigas (Paranamyrma solenopsidis nov. gen. nov. sp.) y los problemas relacionados (Hymenoptera, Formicidae). Mem. Mus. Entre Ríos 30: 7-21 (page 12, also described as new)