the itis logo The report logo for the ITIS data page
 
Go to Screen Version

Tetramorium caespitum  (Linnaeus, 1758)
Taxonomic Serial No.: 154247

 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
       
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Species  
  Synonym(s):    
  Common Name(s): pavement ant
 
       
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
       
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
       

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
       
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
    SubkingdomBilateria   
       InfrakingdomProtostomia   
          SuperphylumEcdysozoa   
             PhylumArthropoda  – Artrópode, arthropodes, arthropods  
                SubphylumHexapoda  – hexapods  
                   ClassInsecta  – insects, hexapoda, inseto, insectes  
                      SubclassPterygota  – insects ailés, winged insects  
                         InfraclassNeoptera  – modern, wing-folding insects  
                            SuperorderHolometabola   
                               OrderHymenoptera  – abelha, formiga, vespa, ants, bees, wasps  
                                  SuborderApocrita  – abeilles, fourmis, guêpes véritables, narrow-waisted hymenopterans, ants, bees, true wasps  
                                     InfraorderAculeata   
                                        SuperfamilyVespoidea  – vespoid wasps  
                                           FamilyFormicidae  – ants, fourmis  
                                              SubfamilyMyrmicinae   
                                                 TribeTetramoriini   
                                                    GenusTetramorium Mayr, 1855  
                                                       SpeciesTetramorium caespitum (Linnaeus, 1758) – pavement ant  
    Direct Children:  
                                                          SubspeciesTetramorium caespitum alternans Santschi, 1929  
                                                          SubspeciesTetramorium caespitum barabense Ruzsky, 1925  
                                                          SubspeciesTetramorium caespitum caespitomoravicum Kratochvil, 1941  
                                                          SubspeciesTetramorium caespitum caespitum (Linnaeus, 1758)  
                                                          SubspeciesTetramorium caespitum flavidulum Emery, 1922  
                                                          SubspeciesTetramorium caespitum japonicum Roeszler, 1936  
                                                          SubspeciesTetramorium caespitum oxyomma Karavaiev, 1912  
                                                          SubspeciesTetramorium caespitum pallidum Stitz, 1934  
                                                          SubspeciesTetramorium caespitum penninum Santschi, 1927  
                                                          SubspeciesTetramorium caespitum rhodium Emery, 1922  
                                                          SubspeciesTetramorium caespitum typicum Ruzsky, 1902  
       

 References
       
  Expert(s):    
  Expert:    
  Notes:    
  Reference for:    
       
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: Hymenoptera Name Server, website (version 0.021)  
  Acquired: 2001   
  Notes: http://atbi.biosci.ohio-state.edu:8880/hymenoptera/nomenclator.home_page   
  Reference for: Tetramorium caespitum   
       
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Notes:    
  Reference for: Tetramorium caespitum   
       
  Source: Stoetzel, M. B., 1989, database (version 1.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Notes:    
  Reference for: Tetramorium caespitum   
       
  Publication(s):    
  Author(s)/Editor(s):    
  Publication Date:    
  Article/Chapter Title:    
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.:    
  Page(s):    
  Publisher:    
  Publication Place:    
  ISBN/ISSN:    
  Notes:    
  Reference for:    
       

 Geographic Information
       
  Geographic Division:    
       
  Jurisdiction/Origin:    
 

 

   

 Comments
       
  Comment:    
 

 

   


Disclaimer: ITIS taxonomy is based on the latest scientific consensus available, and is provided as a general reference source for interested parties. However, it is not a legal authority for statutory or regulatory purposes. While every effort has been made to provide the most reliable and up-to-date information available, ultimate legal requirements with respect to species are contained in provisions of treaties to which the United States is a party, wildlife statutes, regulations, and any applicable notices that have been published in the Federal Register. For further information on U.S. legal requirements with respect to protected taxa, please contact the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service.

A gray bar