Adetomyrma aureocuprea

Adetomyrma aureocuprea

Taxonavigation edit

Taxonavigation: Formicoidea 

Superregnum: Eukaryota
Cladus: Unikonta
Cladus: Opisthokonta
Cladus: Holozoa
Regnum: Animalia
Subregnum: Eumetazoa
Cladus: Bilateria
Cladus: Nephrozoa
Cladus: Protostomia
Cladus: Ecdysozoa
Cladus: Panarthropoda
Phylum: Arthropoda
Cladus: Pancrustacea
Cladus: Allotriocarida
Subphylum: Hexapoda
Classis: Insecta
Cladus: Dicondylia
Subclassis: Pterygota
Infraclassis: Neoptera
Cladus: Eumetabola
Cladus: Holometabola
Superordo: Hymenopterida
Ordo: Hymenoptera
Subordo: Apocrita
Superfamilia: Formicoidea

Familia: Formicidae
Subfamilia: Amblyoponinae
Genus: Adetomyrma
Species: Adetomyrma aureocuprea

Name edit

Adetomyrma aureocuprea Yoshimura & Fisher, 2012: 10, figs 20, 28, 29, 38, 47, 56, 64

Holotype: CASC CASENT0227991, BLF07304, ♂.
Type locality: MADAGASCAR, Fianarantsoa, Parc National d'Isalo, 9.1 km 354° N Ranohira, 22° 28.9´ S, 45° 27.7´ E, 725 m alt., gallery forest, at light, 27–31.i.2003, Fisher, Griswold et al. leg.
Paratypes. 4 males: CASENT0247003 [CASC], CASENT0247004 [BMNH], CASENT0490920 [MHNG], CASENT0490924 [MCZC], with same data as holotype.
Etymology. This species name is derived from the Latin words aureus (golden) and cupreus (coppery), referring to the body coloration. The species epithet is treated as a noun in apposition, and thus invariant.

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