Aphaenogaster caeciliae

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Aphaenogaster caeciliae
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Myrmicinae
Tribe: Attini
Genus: Aphaenogaster
Species: A. caeciliae
Binomial name
Aphaenogaster caeciliae
Viehmeyer, 1922

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Specimen Labels



Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Palaearctic Region: China (type locality).

Distribution based on AntMaps


Distribution based on AntWeb specimens

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

  • caeciliae. Aphaenogaster (Attomyrma) caeciliae Viehmeyer, 1922: 206 (w.) CHINA (Sichuan).
    • Status as species: Wheeler, W.M. 1930h: 62; Eidmann, 1941: 16; Chapman & Capco, 1951: 131; Bolton, 1995b: 68; Wu, J. & Wang, 1995: 114; Zhang, W. & Zheng, 2002: 219; Guénard & Dunn, 2012: 39.



  • Bolton, B. 1995b. A new general catalogue of the ants of the world. Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Press, 504 pp. (page 68, catalogue)
  • Viehmeyer, H. 1922. Neue Ameisen. Arch. Naturgesch. (A)88(7 7: 203-220 (page 206, worker described)