Tapinoma heyeri

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Tapinoma heyeri
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Dolichoderinae
Genus: Tapinoma
Species: T. heyeri
Binomial name
Tapinoma heyeri
Forel, 1902

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Specimen Labels

Subspecies

Identification

Distribution

Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Neotropical Region: Brazil (type locality), Uruguay.


Distribution based on AntMaps

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Biology

Castes

Worker

Nomenclature

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

  • heyeri. Tapinoma heyeri Forel, 1902e: 296 (footnote), pl. 1, fig. 11 (w.) BRAZIL. Current subspecies: nominal plus risii.

Description

References

  • Forel, A. 1902f. [Untitled. Tapinoma Heyeri Forel n. sp.]. P. 296 in: Wasmann, E. Neues über die zusammengesetzten Nester und gemischten Kolonien der Ameisen [part]. Allg. Z. Entomol. 7:293-298. (page 296, (footnote) pl. 1, fig. 11 worker described)

References based on Global Ant Biodiversity Informatics

  • Fernández, F. and S. Sendoya. 2004. Lista de las hormigas neotropicales. Biota Colombiana Volume 5, Number 1.
  • Kempf, W.W. 1972. Catalago abreviado das formigas da regiao Neotropical (Hym. Formicidae) Studia Entomologica 15(1-4).