Gnamptogenys striolata

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Gnamptogenys striolata
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Ectatomminae
Tribe: Ectatommini
Genus: Gnamptogenys
Species: G. striolata
Binomial name
Gnamptogenys striolata
(Borgmeier, 1957)

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Specimen Labels


A widespread distribution in South America, but documented with relatively sparse and widely scattered occurrence records.

Keys including this Species


Latitudinal Distribution Pattern

Latitudinal Range: -14.79861111° to -27.183°.

Tropical South

Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Neotropical Region: Brazil (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.

  • striolata. Alfaria striolata Borgmeier, 1957: 116, figs. 27-29 (w.) BRAZIL (Santa Catarina).
    • Type-material: holotype worker, 1 paratype worker.
    • Type-locality: holotype Brazil: Santa Catarina, Nova Teutonia, x.1955 (F. Plaumann); paratype with same data.
    • Type-depositories: MZSP (holotype); MCZC (paratype).
    • Combination in Gnamptogenys: Brown, 1958g: 229.
    • Status as species: Brown, 1958g: 229; Kempf, 1967a: 123; Kempf, 1972a: 115; Lattke, 1992a: 128; Bolton, 1995b: 211; Lattke, et al. 2007: 264 (in key); Feitosa, 2015c: 98; Lattke & Delsinne, 2016: 144 (in key); Camacho, et al. 2020: 462 (in key).
    • Distribution: Brazil.



References based on Global Ant Biodiversity Informatics

  • Borgmeier T. 1957. Myrmecologische Studien, I. Anais da Academia Brasileira de Ciencias 29: 103-128.
  • Favretto M. A., E. Bortolon dos Santos, and C. J. Geuster. 2013. Entomofauna from West of Santa Catarina State, South of Brazil. EntomoBrasilis 6 (1): 42-63.
  • Franco W., N. Ladino, J. H. C. Delabie, A. Dejean, J. Orivel, M. Fichaux, S. Groc, M. Leponce, and R. M. Feitosa. 2019. First checklist of the ants (Hymenoptera: Formicidae) of French Guiana. Zootaxa 4674(5): 509-543.
  • Kempf W. W. 1967. New ants from southeastern and central Brazil (Hymenoptera, Formicidae). Studia Entomologica 9: 121-128.
  • Kempf, W.W. 1972. Catalago abreviado das formigas da regiao Neotropical (Hym. Formicidae) Studia Entomologica 15(1-4).
  • Rosa da Silva R. 1999. Formigas (Hymenoptera: Formicidae) do oeste de Santa Catarina: historico das coletas e lista atualizada das especies do Estado de Santa Catarina. Biotemas 12(2): 75-100.
  • Scott-Santos, C.P., F.A. Esteves, C.R.F. Brandao. 2008. Catalogue of "Poneromorph" ant type specimens (Hymenoptera, Formicidae) deposited in the Museu de Zoologia da Universidade de Sao Paulo, Brazil. Papeis Avulsos de Zoologia 48(11):75-88.
  • da Silva R. R., and R. Silvestre. 2000. Diversidade de formigas (Hymenoptera: Formicidae) em Seara, oeste de Santa Catarina. Biotemas 13(2): 85-105.
  • da Silva, R.R. and R. Silvestre. 2004. Riqueza da fauna de formigas (Hymenoptera: Formicidae) que habita as camadas superficiais do solo em Seara, Santa Catarina. Papéis Avulsos de Zoologia (São Paulo) 44(1): 1-11