Solenopsis fugax tisiphone

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Solenopsis fugax tisiphone
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Myrmicinae
Tribe: Solenopsidini
Genus: Solenopsis
Species: S. fugax
Subspecies: S. fugax tisiphone
Trinomial name
Solenopsis fugax tisiphone
Santschi, 1934



Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Palaearctic Region: Tunisia (type locality).

Distribution based on AntMaps


Distribution based on AntWeb specimens

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Countries Occupied

Number of countries occupied by this species based on AntWiki Regional Taxon Lists. In general, fewer countries occupied indicates a narrower range, while more countries indicates a more widespread species.

Estimated Abundance

Relative abundance based on number of AntMaps records per species (this species within the purple bar). Fewer records (to the left) indicates a less abundant/encountered species while more records (to the right) indicates more abundant/encountered species.




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

  • tisiphone. Solenopsis (Diplorhoptrum) fugax st. tisiphone Santschi, 1934e: 586, fig. 1, 34 (q.) TUNISIA.
    • Type-material: holotype queen.
    • Type-locality: Tunisia: Aïn Kodia (F. Santschi).
    • Type-depository: NHMB.
    • Subspecies of fugax: Ettershank, 1966: 144; Bolton, 1995b: 391.
    • Distribution: Tunisia.



  • Santschi, F. 1934e. Contribution aux Solenopsis paléarctiques. Rev. Suisse Zool. 41: 565-592 (page 586, fig. 1, 34 queen described)