Temnothorax wollastoni

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Temnothorax wollastoni
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Myrmicinae
Tribe: Crematogastrini
Genus: Temnothorax
Species: T. wollastoni
Binomial name
Temnothorax wollastoni
(Donisthorpe, 1940)

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Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Palaearctic Region: Portugal (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.

  • wollastoni. Leptothorax wollastoni Donisthorpe, 1940a: 45 (w.) PORTUGAL (Madeira I.). Combination in Temnothorax: Bolton, 2003: 271.



  • Bolton, B. 2003. Synopsis and Classification of Formicidae. Mem. Am. Entomol. Inst. 71: 370pp (page 271, Combination in Temnothorax)
  • Donisthorpe, H. 1940a. Descriptions of new species of ants (Hym., Formicidae) from various localities. Ann. Mag. Nat. Hist. 11(5): 39-48 (page 45, worker described)