Tapinoma geei

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Tapinoma geei
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Dolichoderinae
Genus: Tapinoma
Species: T. geei
Binomial name
Tapinoma geei
Wheeler, W.M., 1927
Subspecies

Identification

Distribution

Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Palaearctic Region: China (type locality), Republic of Korea.


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 New General Catalogue, a catalogue of the world's ants.

  • geei. Tapinoma geei Wheeler, W.M. 1927d: 8 (w.) CHINA. Current subspecies: nominal plus tinctum.

Description

References

  • Wheeler, W. M. 1927d. Chinese ants collected by Professor S. F. Light and Professor N. Gist Gee. Am. Mus. Novit. 255: 1-12 (page 8, worker described)

References based on Global Ant Biodiversity Informatics

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