Myrmecia maura

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Myrmecia maura
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Myrmeciinae
Tribe: Myrmeciini
Genus: Myrmecia
Species: M. maura
Binomial name
Myrmecia maura
Wheeler, W.M., 1933

Identification

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Distribution

Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Australasian Region: Australia (type locality).


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Nomenclature

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

  • maura. Myrmecia (Promyrmecia) aberrans subsp. maura Wheeler, W.M. 1933i: 51 (w.) AUSTRALIA. Clark, 1943: 96 (q.). Combination in Promyrmecia: Clark, 1943: 95; in Myrmecia: Brown, 1953j: 18. Raised to species: Clark, 1943: 95; Clark, 1951: 132; Brown, 1953j: 18.

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