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Species: Atopomyrmex mocquerysi   André, 1889 

Classification:
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See Also:

Atopomyrmex mocquerysi arnoldi, Atopomyrmex mocquerysi australis, Atopomyrmex mocquerysi curvispina, Atopomyrmex mocquerysi erigens, Atopomyrmex mocquerysi nigellus, Atopomyrmex mocquerysi obscura, Atopomyrmex mocquerysi opaca

Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2015)

Atopomyrmex mocquerysi André, 1889 PDF: 227 (w.) SENEGAL. Afrotropic. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

André, 1895a PDF: 3 (q.); Forel, 1913b PDF: 335 (m.).
Senior synonym of Atopomyrmex australis: Wheeler, 1922: 885; of Atopomyrmex arnoldi, Atopomyrmex erigens, Atopomyrmex obscura, Atopomyrmex opaca and material of the unavailable name Atopomyrmex nigellus referred here: Bolton, 1981b PDF: 251.

Distribution:

Reference for Kenya if not type: Santschi 1914b

Notes:

Caste of types: (w)

Taxonomic Treatment (provided by Plazi)

Scientific Name Status Publication Pages ModsID GoogleMaps
Atopomyrmex mocquerysi   Bolton, B., 1981, A revision of six minor genera of Myrmicinae (Hymenoptera: Formicidae) in the Ethiopian zoogeographical region., Bulletin of the British Museum (Natural History) Entomology 43, pp. 245-307: 251-252, (download) 251-252 6438
Atopomyrmex   Bolton, B., 1981, A revision of six minor genera of Myrmicinae (Hymenoptera: Formicidae) in the Ethiopian zoogeographical region., Bulletin of the British Museum (Natural History) Entomology 43, pp. 245-307: 249-250, (download) 249-250 6438
Atopomyrmex mocquerysi var. arnoldi n. var.  Santschi, F., 1923, Descriptions de nouveaux formicides Ethiopiens et notes diverses. - I., Revue de Zoologie Africaine 11, pp. 259-295: 283, (download) 283 3603
Atopomyrmex mocquerysi   Wheeler, W. M., 1922, The ants collected by the American Museum Congo Expedition., Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History 45, pp. 39-269: 181-182, (download) 181-182 20597
Atopomyrmex mocquerysi   Bolton, B., 1981, A revision of six minor genera of Myrmicinae (Hymenoptera: Formicidae) in the Ethiopian zoogeographical region., Bulletin of the British Museum (Natural History) Entomology 43, pp. 245-307: 251, (download) 251 6438
Atopomyrmex mocquerysi   Santschi, F., 1923, Descriptions de nouveaux formicides Ethiopiens et notes diverses. - I., Revue de Zoologie Africaine 11, pp. 259-295: 283, (download) 283 3603
Atopomyrmex   Emery, C., 1912, Etudes sur les Myrmicinae., Annales de la Societe Entomologique de Belgique 56, pp. 94-105: 102-103, (download) 102-103 3855
Atopomyrmex mocquerysi   Mayr, G., 1895, Afrikanische Formiciden., Annalen des Naturhistorischen Museums in Wien 10, pp. 124-154: 134, (download) 134 4387
Atopomyrmex mocquerysi   Santschi, F., 1914, Formicidae., Voyage de Ch. Alluaud et R. Jeannel en Afrique Orientale (1911 - 1912). Résultats scientifiques. Hyménoptères 2, pp. 41-148: 71, (download) 71 8111

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 1 times found in 2nd growth veg., 1 times found in rainforest, 1 times found in Combretum/Acacia woods, 2 times found in Equatorial rainforest, 1 times found in garden, 1 times found in wet forest, 1 times found in 2â?? wet forest, 1 times found in primary forest, 1 times found in secondary forest habitat

Collected most commonly using these methods or in the following microhabitats: 2 times search, 2 times hand collecting, 2 times hand collected, 1 times pitfall trap

Elevations: collected from 510 - 1650 meters, 1117 meters average

Type specimens: syntype of Atopomyrmex mocquerysi: casent0915403; syntype of Atopomyrmex mocquerysi arnoldi: casent0912872; syntype of Atopomyrmex mocquerysi australis: casent0912873; syntype of Atopomyrmex mocquerysi erigens: casent0912874; syntype of Atopomyrmex mocquerysi obscura: casent0912875; syntype of Atopomyrmex mocquerysi opaca: casent0912876; syntype of Atopomyrmex mocquerysi opacus nigellus: casent0912877

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