Chelaner melleus

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Chelaner melleus
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Myrmicinae
Tribe: Solenopsidini
Genus: Chelaner
Species: C. melleus
Binomial name
Chelaner melleus
(Emery, 1914)

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Specimen Labels

Identification

Distribution

Latitudinal Distribution Pattern

Latitudinal Range: -20.992° to -20.992°.

 
North
Temperate
North
Subtropical
Tropical South
Subtropical
South
Temperate

Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Australasian Region: New Caledonia (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.

  • melleus. Monomorium melleum Emery, 1914f: 408, pl. 13, fig. 5 (w.q.) NEW CALEDONIA.
    • Combination in M. (Notomyrmex): Emery, 1922e: 169.
    • Combination in Monomorium: Taylor, 1987b: 4.
    • Combination in Chelaner: Ettershank, 1966: 97; Sparks et al., 2019: 233.

Description

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