Ochetellus glaber sommeri

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Ochetellus glaber sommeri
Ochetellus glaber sommeri
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Dolichoderinae
Tribe: Leptomyrmecini
Genus: Ochetellus
Species: O. glaber
Subspecies: O. glaber sommeri
Trinomial name
Ochetellus glaber sommeri
(Forel, 1902)

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Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Australasian Region: New Caledonia (type locality).

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.

  • sommeri. Iridomyrmex glaber var. sommeri Forel, 1902h: 473 (w.) NEW CALEDONIA. Combination in Ochetellus: Shattuck, 1992a: 17. See also: Emery, 1914f: 420.



  • Emery, C. 1914f. Les fourmis de la Nouvelle-Calédonie et des îles Loyalty. Nova Caled. A Zool. 1: 393-437 (page 420, see also)
  • Forel, A. 1902j. Fourmis nouvelles d'Australie. Rev. Suisse Zool. 10: 405-548 (page 473, worker described)
  • Shattuck, S. O. 1992a. Review of the dolichoderine ant genus Iridomyrmex Mayr with descriptions of three new genera (Hymenoptera: Formicidae). J. Aust. Entomol. Soc. 31: 13-18 (page 17, Combination in Ochetellus)