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|name = ''Basiceros convexiceps''
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*''[[Basiceros squamifer]]'' Borgmeier, 1937
 
*''[[Basiceros squamifer]]'' Borgmeier, 1937
 
 
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==Identification==
 
==Identification==
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==Distribution==
 
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===Distribution based on [[:Category:Regional Taxon List|Regional Taxon Lists]]===
 
===Distribution based on [[:Category:Regional Taxon List|Regional Taxon Lists]]===
 
'''[[:Category:Neotropical Region|Neotropical Region]]''': [[Brazil]] {{SmallFont|([[type locality]])}}.<br />
 
'''[[:Category:Neotropical Region|Neotropical Region]]''': [[Brazil]] {{SmallFont|([[type locality]])}}.<br />
 
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==Biology==
 
==Biology==
  
 
==Castes==
 
==Castes==
 
  
 
==Nomenclature==
 
==Nomenclature==
 
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*''<span style='color:red;font-weight:bold;'>convexiceps.</span> Ceratobasis convexiceps'' Mayr, 1887: 581 (w.) BRAZIL. Emery, 1924d: 328 (m.). Combination in ''Basiceros'': Emery, 1924d: 328. Senior synonym of ''squamifer'': Brown & Kempf, 1960: 172.
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*''{{RedText|convexiceps}}. Ceratobasis convexiceps'' Mayr, 1887: 581 (w.) BRAZIL (Santa Catarina).
*''squamifer. Basiceros squamifer'' Borgmeier, 1937b: 245, figs. 30-33 (w.q.) BRAZIL. Junior synonym of ''convexiceps'': Brown & Kempf, 1960: 172.
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**Type-material: holotype worker.
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**Type-locality: Brazil: Santa Catarina (no collector’s name).
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**Type-depository: NHMW.
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**Emery, 1924d: 328 (m.), Brown & Kempf, 1960: 174 (q.).
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**Combination in ''Basiceros'': Emery, 1924d: 328.
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**Status as species: Dalla Torre, 1893: 148; Forel, 1895b: 136; Emery, 1924d: 328; Borgmeier, 1927c: 120; Brown, 1949f: 89; Brown & Kempf, 1960: 172 (redescription); Kempf, 1972a: 36; Brown, 1974c: 140 (in key); Bolton, 1995b: 80; Feitosa, ''et al''. 2007: 19 (in key).
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**Senior synonym of ''squamifer'': Brown & Kempf, 1960: 172; Kempf, 1972a: 36; Bolton, 1995b: 80.
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**Distribution: Brazil.
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*''squamifer. Basiceros squamifer'' Borgmeier, 1937b: 245, figs. 30-33 (w.q.l.) BRAZIL (Rio de Janeiro).
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**Type-material: 60 syntype workers, 3 syntype queens.
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**Type-locality: Brazil:  Rio de Janeiro, Jussaral, nr Angra dos Reis, 30.x.1935 (''H. Souza Lopes & H. Lent'').
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**Type-depositories: IBVR, MCZC, MZSP.
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**Status as species: Brown, 1949f: 89.
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**Junior synonym of ''convexiceps'': Brown & Kempf, 1960: 172; Kempf, 1972a: 36; Bolton, 1995b: 80.
  
 
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===Description===
 
===Description===
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====[[Karyotypes|Karyotype]]====
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*{{Karyotype|haploid=|diploid=20|karyotype=20M|locality=Brazil|notes=|source=Mariano et al., 2013}}
  
 
==References==
 
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*Emery, C. 1924f [1922].  Hymenoptera. Fam. Formicidae. Subfam. Myrmicinae. [concl.]. Genera Insectorum 174C: 207-397 (page 328, combination in Basiceros)
 
*Emery, C. 1924f [1922].  Hymenoptera. Fam. Formicidae. Subfam. Myrmicinae. [concl.]. Genera Insectorum 174C: 207-397 (page 328, combination in Basiceros)
 
*Mayr, G. 1887.  Südamerikanische Formiciden. Verh. K-K. Zool.-Bot. Ges. Wien 37: 511-632 (page 581, worker described)
 
*Mayr, G. 1887.  Südamerikanische Formiciden. Verh. K-K. Zool.-Bot. Ges. Wien 37: 511-632 (page 581, worker described)
===Additional References===
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*[[Media:Basiceros phylogeny Probst 2019.pdf|Probst, R.S., Wray, B.D., Moreau, M.S. and Brandão CRF. 2019. A Phylogenetic Analysis of the Dirt Ants, ''Basiceros'' (Formicidae: Myrmicinae): Inferring Life Histories Through Morphological Convergence. Insect Systematics and Diversity 3(4): 1–12.]]
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==References based on [https://benoitguenard.wordpress.com/gabi-articles/ Global Ant Biodiversity Informatics]==
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*Brown W. L., Jr., and W. W. Kempf. 1960. A world revision of the ant tribe Basicerotini. Stud. Entomol. (n.s.) 3: 161-250.
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*Kempf W. W. 1978. A preliminary zoogeographical analysis of a regional ant fauna in Latin America. 114. Studia Entomologica 20: 43-62.
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*Kempf, W.W. 1972. Catalago abreviado das formigas da regiao Neotropical (Hym. Formicidae) Studia Entomologica 15(1-4).
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*Lutinski J. A., B. C. Lopes, and A. B. B.de Morais. 2013. Diversidade de formigas urbanas (Hymenoptera: Formicidae) de dez cidades do sul do Brasil. Biota Neotrop. 13(3): 332-342.
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*Lutinski J. A., F. R. Mello Garcia, C. J. Lutinska, and S. Iop. 2008. Ants diversity in Floresta Nacional de Chapecó in Santa Catarina State, Brazil. Ciência Rural, Santa Maria 38(7): 1810-1816.
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*Probst R. S., B. D. Wray, C. S. Moreau, and C. R. F. Brandao. 2019. A phylogenetic analysis of the dirt ants, Basiceros (Formicidae: Myrmicinae): inferring life histories through morphological convergence. Insect Systematics and Diversity 3(4): 1–12.
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*Rosa da Silva R. 1999. Formigas (Hymenoptera: Formicidae) do oeste de Santa Catarina: historico das coletas e lista atualizada das especies do Estado de Santa Catarina. Biotemas 12(2): 75-100.
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*Silva R.R., and C. R. F. Brandao. 2014. Ecosystem-Wide Morphological Structure of Leaf-Litter Ant Communities along a Tropical Latitudinal Gradient. PLoSONE 9(3): e93049. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0093049
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*Ulyssea M.A., C. E. Cereto, F. B. Rosumek, R. R. Silva, and B. C. Lopes. 2011. Updated list of ant species (Hymenoptera, Formicidae) recorded in Santa Catarina State, southern Brazil, with a discussion of research advances and priorities. Revista Brasileira de Entomologia 55(4): 603-–611.
  
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Latest revision as of 03:16, 26 August 2021

Basiceros convexiceps
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Myrmicinae
Tribe: Attini
Genus: Basiceros
Species: B. convexiceps
Binomial name
Basiceros convexiceps
(Mayr, 1887)

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Specimen Labels

Synonyms
Evolutionary Relationships
Basiceros



Basiceros sp.n.A



Basiceros convexiceps





Basiceros manni



Basiceros singularis






Basiceros scambognathus




Basiceros conjugans




Basiceros disciger



Basiceros militaris






Based on Probst, R.S., Wray, B.D., Moreau, M.S. and Brandão CRF. 2019. A Phylogenetic Analysis of the Dirt Ants, Basiceros (Formicidae: Myrmicinae): Inferring Life Histories Through Morphological Convergence. Insect Systematics and Diversity 3(4): 1–12.

Identification

Keys including this Species

Distribution

Latitudinal Distribution Pattern

Latitudinal Range: -7.15° to -27.818°.

   
North
Temperate
North
Subtropical
Tropical South
Subtropical
South
Temperate

Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Neotropical Region: Brazil (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.

  • convexiceps. Ceratobasis convexiceps Mayr, 1887: 581 (w.) BRAZIL (Santa Catarina).
    • Type-material: holotype worker.
    • Type-locality: Brazil: Santa Catarina (no collector’s name).
    • Type-depository: NHMW.
    • Emery, 1924d: 328 (m.), Brown & Kempf, 1960: 174 (q.).
    • Combination in Basiceros: Emery, 1924d: 328.
    • Status as species: Dalla Torre, 1893: 148; Forel, 1895b: 136; Emery, 1924d: 328; Borgmeier, 1927c: 120; Brown, 1949f: 89; Brown & Kempf, 1960: 172 (redescription); Kempf, 1972a: 36; Brown, 1974c: 140 (in key); Bolton, 1995b: 80; Feitosa, et al. 2007: 19 (in key).
    • Senior synonym of squamifer: Brown & Kempf, 1960: 172; Kempf, 1972a: 36; Bolton, 1995b: 80.
    • Distribution: Brazil.
  • squamifer. Basiceros squamifer Borgmeier, 1937b: 245, figs. 30-33 (w.q.l.) BRAZIL (Rio de Janeiro).
    • Type-material: 60 syntype workers, 3 syntype queens.
    • Type-locality: Brazil: Rio de Janeiro, Jussaral, nr Angra dos Reis, 30.x.1935 (H. Souza Lopes & H. Lent).
    • Type-depositories: IBVR, MCZC, MZSP.
    • Status as species: Brown, 1949f: 89.
    • Junior synonym of convexiceps: Brown & Kempf, 1960: 172; Kempf, 1972a: 36; Bolton, 1995b: 80.

Description

Karyotype

  • 2n = 20, karyotype = 20M (Brazil) (Mariano et al., 2013).

References

References based on Global Ant Biodiversity Informatics

  • Brown W. L., Jr., and W. W. Kempf. 1960. A world revision of the ant tribe Basicerotini. Stud. Entomol. (n.s.) 3: 161-250.
  • Kempf W. W. 1978. A preliminary zoogeographical analysis of a regional ant fauna in Latin America. 114. Studia Entomologica 20: 43-62.
  • Kempf, W.W. 1972. Catalago abreviado das formigas da regiao Neotropical (Hym. Formicidae) Studia Entomologica 15(1-4).
  • Lutinski J. A., B. C. Lopes, and A. B. B.de Morais. 2013. Diversidade de formigas urbanas (Hymenoptera: Formicidae) de dez cidades do sul do Brasil. Biota Neotrop. 13(3): 332-342.
  • Lutinski J. A., F. R. Mello Garcia, C. J. Lutinska, and S. Iop. 2008. Ants diversity in Floresta Nacional de Chapecó in Santa Catarina State, Brazil. Ciência Rural, Santa Maria 38(7): 1810-1816.
  • Probst R. S., B. D. Wray, C. S. Moreau, and C. R. F. Brandao. 2019. A phylogenetic analysis of the dirt ants, Basiceros (Formicidae: Myrmicinae): inferring life histories through morphological convergence. Insect Systematics and Diversity 3(4): 1–12.
  • Rosa da Silva R. 1999. Formigas (Hymenoptera: Formicidae) do oeste de Santa Catarina: historico das coletas e lista atualizada das especies do Estado de Santa Catarina. Biotemas 12(2): 75-100.
  • Silva R.R., and C. R. F. Brandao. 2014. Ecosystem-Wide Morphological Structure of Leaf-Litter Ant Communities along a Tropical Latitudinal Gradient. PLoSONE 9(3): e93049. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0093049
  • Ulyssea M.A., C. E. Cereto, F. B. Rosumek, R. R. Silva, and B. C. Lopes. 2011. Updated list of ant species (Hymenoptera, Formicidae) recorded in Santa Catarina State, southern Brazil, with a discussion of research advances and priorities. Revista Brasileira de Entomologia 55(4): 603-–611.