Podomyrma gratiosa

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Podomyrma gratiosa
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Myrmicinae
Tribe: Crematogastrini
Genus: Podomyrma
Species group: gratiosa
Species: P. gratiosa
Binomial name
Podomyrma gratiosa
(Smith, F., 1858)

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Specimen Labels

Subspecies

Photo Gallery

  • Foraging Podomyrma gratiosa. Photo by Nick Porch.

Identification

Distribution

Latitudinal Distribution Pattern

Latitudinal Range: -16.90236438° to -38.45818492°.

     
North
Temperate
North
Subtropical
Tropical South
Subtropical
South
Temperate

Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Australasian Region: Australia (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.

  • gratiosa. Myrmecina gratiosa Smith, F. 1858b: 133 (w.q.) AUSTRALIA. Viehmeyer, 1924b: 315 (m.). Combination in Podomyrma: Roger, 1863b: 27. Current subspecies: nominal plus papuana.

Type Material

The following notes on F. Smith type specimens have been provided by Barry Bolton (details):

Myrmecina gratiosa

One syntype queen in The Natural History Museum. Labelled “Adelaide, 56/43.” The worker syntype described by Smith can not be found.

Description

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