Acromyrmex fowleri

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Acromyrmex fowleri
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Myrmicinae
Tribe: Attini
Genus: Acromyrmex
Species: A. fowleri
Binomial name
Acromyrmex fowleri
Rabeling, Messer, Lacau & Delabie, 2019

A workerless social parasite of Acromyrmex rugosus.

At a Glance • Social Parasite  

 

Identification

Distribution

Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Neotropical Region: Brazil (type locality).


Distribution based on AntMaps

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Biology

This ant is a workerless inquiline social parasite in the nest of Acromyrmex rugosus.

Castes

Nomenclature

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

  • fowleri. Acromyrmex fowleri Rabeling, Messer, Lacau & Delabie, 2019: 445, figs. 1a, c, e, 2a, c, e, 3, 4a, c, e (q.m.) BRAZIL.

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