Neivamyrmex guerinii

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Neivamyrmex guerinii
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Dorylinae
Genus: Neivamyrmex
Species: N. guerinii
Binomial name
Neivamyrmex guerinii
(Shuckard, 1840)

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Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Neotropical Region: Brazil (type locality), French Guiana, Guyana, Mexico, Suriname, Venezuela.

Distribution based on AntMaps


Distribution based on AntWeb specimens

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

  • guerinii. Labidus guerinii Shuckard, 1840d: 397 (m.) BRAZIL. Combination in Eciton: Dalla Torre, 1893: 3; in E. (Acamatus): Emery, 1900a: 186; in Neivamyrmex: Borgmeier, 1953: 14. See also: Borgmeier, 1955: 587.



  • Borgmeier, T. 1953. Vorarbeiten zu einer Revision der neotropischen Wanderameisen. Stud. Entomol. 2: 1-51 (page 14, Combination in Neivamyrmex)
  • Borgmeier, T. 1955. Die Wanderameisen der neotropischen Region. Stud. Entomol. 3: 1-720 (page 587, see also)
  • Dalla Torre, K. W. von. 1893. Catalogus Hymenopterorum hucusque descriptorum systematicus et synonymicus. Vol. 7. Formicidae (Heterogyna). Leipzig: W. Engelmann, 289 pp. (page 3, Combination in Eciton)
  • Emery, C. 1900e. Nuovi studi sul genere Eciton. Mem. R. Accad. Sci. Ist. Bologna (5)8:173-188 (page 186, Combination in E. (Acamatus))
  • Shuckard, W. E. 1840d. Appendix to Mr. Shuckard's monograph of the Dorylidae, containing a description of two new species of Labidus. Ann. Nat. Hist. 5: 396-398 (page 397, male described)