Adetomyrma cilium

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 cilium

Name edit

Adetomyrma cilium Yoshimura & Fisher, 2012: 20, figs 26, 27, 34, 43, 52, 60, 69

Holotype: CASC CASENT0007808, BLF05009, ♂.
Type locality: MADAGASCAR, Toliara, Parc National d'Andohahela, Col du Sedro, 3.8 km 113° ESE Mahamavo, 37.6 km 341° NNW Tolagnaro, 24° 45.83´ S, 46° 45.1´ E, 900 m alt., montane rainforest, Malaise trap, 21–25.i.2002, Fisher-Griswold Arthropod Team leg.
Paratypes: 2 males: CASENT0007089 [BMNH], CASENT0227987 [MHNG], with same data as holotype; 1 male: CASENT0007096, BLF05013: same locality as holotype, pitfall trap, 21–25.i.2002, Fisher-Griswold Arthropod Team leg. [CASC].
Etymology: This species name is derived from the Latin word cilium (eyelash), and refers to the long hairs on its compound eye. The species epithet is treated as a noun in apposition, and thus invariant.

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