Myrmelachista schumanni cordincola

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Myrmelachista schumanni cordincola
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Formicinae
Tribe: Myrmelachistini
Genus: Myrmelachista
Species: M. schumanni
Subspecies: M. schumanni cordincola
Trinomial name
Myrmelachista schumanni cordincola
Wheeler, W.M., 1934



Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Neotropical Region: Bolivia (type locality).

Distribution based on AntMaps


Distribution based on AntWeb specimens

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Countries Occupied

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Estimated Abundance

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

  • cordincola. Myrmelachista (Decamera) schumanni var. cordincola Wheeler, W.M. 1934g: 202 (w.) BOLIVIA. [Also described as new by Wheeler, W.M. 1942: 255.]



  • Wheeler, W. M. 1934g. Neotropical ants collected by Dr. Elisabeth Skwarra and others. Bulletin of the Museum of Comparative Zoology 77: 157-240 (page 202, worker described)
  • Wheeler, W. M.; Mann, W. M. 1942i. [Untitled. Myrmelachista (Decamera) schumanni Emery var. cordincola Wheeler & Mann, var. nov.]. P. 255 in: Wheeler, W. M. Studies of Neotropical ant-plants and their ants. Bulletin of the Museum of Comparative Zoology 90:1-262. (page 255, also described as new)