RHOPTROMYRMEX

(Subfamily Myrmicinae)

Taxonomy

The genus Rhoptromyrmex was established by Mayr (1901), and is assigned to the tribe Tetramoriini (Bolton 2003). The genus was revised by Bolton (1986).

Images


Rhoptromyrmex wroughtonii Forel , worker, body in lateral view.


Rhoptromyrmex wroughtonii Forel , worker, head in full-face view.

Distribution

One species has so far been found from Vietnam.

wroughtonii Forel [= sp. eg-2] Ba Vi NP (Ha Noi), Cuc Phuong NP (Ninh Binh), Hoang Lien Son NR (Lao Cai), My Yen (Thai Nguyen), Tam Dao (Vinh Phuc), Tay Yen Tu (Bac Giang), Van Ban (Lao Cai).
sp. eg-1 Cuc Phuong (Ninh Binh), Hoang Lien Son (Lao Cai), Tam Dao (Vinh Phuc), Tay Yen Tu (Bac Giang).
sp. eg-3 Tam Dao (Vinh Phuc).

Bionomics

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