Apterostigma bolivianum

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Apterostigma bolivianum
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Myrmicinae
Tribe: Attini
Genus: Apterostigma
Species: A. bolivianum
Binomial name
Apterostigma bolivianum
Weber, 1938

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Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Neotropical Region: Bolivia (type locality), Ecuador, Peru, Venezuela.

Distribution based on AntMaps


Distribution based on AntWeb specimens

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The following information is derived from Barry Bolton's Online Catalogue of the Ants of the World.

  • bolivianum. Apterostigma bolivianum Weber, 1938b: 181, fig. 15 (w.q.) BOLIVIA. See also: Lattke, 1997: 141.



  • Bolton, B. 1995b. A new general catalogue of the ants of the world. Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Press, 504 pp. (page 74, catalogue)
  • Lattke, J. E. 1997. Revisión del género Apterostigma Mayr (Hymenoptera: Formicidae). Arq. Zool. (São Paulo) 34: 121-221 (page 141, see also)
  • Weber, N. A. 1938b. The biology of the fungus-growing ants. Part IV. Additional new forms. Part V. The Attini of Bolivia. Rev. Entomol. (Rio J.) 9: 154-206 (page 181, fig. 15 worker, queen described)