Asian Myrmecology, Volume 5, pages 21-27, published March 2013
A review of the Polyrhachis xiphias species-group of the subgenus
Campomyrma Wheeler (Hymenoptera: Formicidae: Formicinae)
RUDOLF J. KOHOUT
Biodiversity Program, Queensland Museum, PO Box 3300, South Brisbane Queensland, 4101, Australia
© R. J. Kohout
Abstract:The Polyrhachis xiphias species-group of the subgenus Campomyrma Wheeler is reviewed. Descriptions of the previously-undescribed worker of P. xiphias and queen of P. shixingensis are given. A key to workers of the group is provided. Workers of all species and queens of P. shixingensis and P. xiphias are illustrated.
Keywords:Formicidae, Polyrhachis, Campomyrma, xiphias-group, China, Vietnam, Borneo, New Guinea, taxonomy