Galapagos Species Checklist


Cylindromyrmex whymperi

(Cameron, 1891)

Domain Eukaryota
Kingdom Animalia
Division Arthropoda
Class Insecta
Order Hymenoptera
Suborder Apocrita
Superfamily Vespoidea
Family Formicidae
Subfamily Cerapachyinae
Seccion Cylindromyrmecini
Genus Cylindromyrmex

Cylindromyrmex whymperi  (Cameron, 1891)

 

English common name: Ant

Spanish common name: hormiga

Taxonomic comments: Syn.: Holcoponera whymperi Cameron, 1891: 92, fig. (w.) ECUADOR. Combination in Cylindromyrmex: Forel, 1892f: 256. Junior synonym of striatus: Emery, 1901a: 54. Revived from synonymy and senior synonym of schmidti, tibialis, williamsi: De Andrade, 1998a: 596.

Name status: Accepted name; taxon occurs in Galapagos.

Last updated: 11 Jan 2013

Origin

  • In
    Introduced
  • Na
    Native

  • Ac
    Accidental
  • Cu
    Cultivated
  • Er
    Eradicated
  • Es
    Escaped
  • Ic
    Intercepted
  • AcQ
    Questionable Accidental

    Naturalized taxon; means of introduction unknown.

  • NaQ
    Questionable Native

Distribution

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Galapagos island groups: Isabela, Santa Cruz.

Isabela; Guatemala, Costa Rica, Ecuador, Galapagos, Peru, Bolivia, Chile, southern Brazil (Brazil record questionable; see Andrade 1998).


Please be aware that this distribution map is automatically generated from database records (CDF and external specimens, literature records, and observations) and may not accurately reflect the currently-known distribution for all species.