Trichomyrmex wroughtoni

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Trichomyrmex wroughtoni
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Myrmicinae
Tribe: Crematogastrini
Genus: Trichomyrmex
Species group: scabriceps
Species: T. wroughtoni
Binomial name
Trichomyrmex wroughtoni
Forel, 1911

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Specimen Labels




Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Oriental Region: India (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.

  • wroughtoni. Trichomyrmex wroughtoni Forel, 1911h: 453 (q.) INDIA. Combination in Trichomyrmex: Ward et al., 2014: 16. Senior synonym of wroughtonianum: Ward et al., 2014: 16.
  • wroughtonianum. Monomorium wroughtonianum Ettershank, 1966: 93. Unnecessary replacement name for Trichomyrmex wroughtoni Forel, 1911h: 453.



  • Ward, P.S., Brady, S.G., Fisher, B.L. & Schultz, T.R. 2014. The evolution of myrmicine ants: phylogeny and biogeography of a hyperdiverse ant clade (Hymenoptera: Formicidae). Systematic Entomology, DOI: 10.1111/syen.12090.