Rhopalothrix weberi

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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: Myrmicinae
Tribus: Basicerotini
Genus: Rhopalothrix
Species: Rhopalothrix weberi


  • Rhopalothrix weberi Brown & Kempf, 1960: 234
Holotype: MCZC ;worker.
Type locality: Cuba, Las Villas: Casa Harvard near Central Soledad, 24 July 1933, in red clay from under stones and grass roots which had been run through a Berlese funnel.


  • Heptastruma wheeleri Weber, 1934a: 55
  • Rhopalothrix wheeleri Mann, 1922: 43


  • Brown, W.L.,Jr. & Kempf, W.W., 1960: A world revision of the ant tribe Basicerotini (Hym. Formicidae). Studia Entomologica, (n.s.) 3: 161–250.

  • Weber, N.A. 1934a: Notes on neotropical ants, including the descriptions of new forms. Revista de Entomologia (Rio de Janeiro), 4: 22–59.
  • Mann, W.M. 1922: Ants from Honduras and Guatemala. Proceedings of the United States National Museum, 61: 1–54.