An introduction to Teleutomyrmex.....

    • An introduction to Teleutomyrmex.....

      Kiran, K., Karaman, C., Lapeva-Gjonova, A. & Aksoy, V., 2017, “Two new species of the “ultimate“ parasitic ant genus Teleutomyrmex Kutter, 1950 (Hymenoptera: Formicidae) from the Western Palaearctic.“ Myrmecological News, vol. 25, p. 145-155.

      antcat.org/documents/6779/kira…t_genus_teleutomyrmex.pdf
    • Some more publications:

      Kutter, H., 1950, “Über eine neue, extrem parasitische Ameise. 1. Mitteilung.” Mitteilungen der Schweizerischen Entomologischen Gessellschaft, vol. 23, no. 2, p. 81-94.

      e-periodica.ch/cntmng?pid=seg-001:1950:23::464

      Stumper, R., 1951, “Teleutomyrmex schneideri Kutter (Hym. Formicid.). II. Mitteilung. Über die Lebensweise der neuen Schmarotzerameise.” Mitteilungen der Schweizerischen Entomologischen Gessellschaft, vol. 24, no. 2, p. 129-152.

      e-periodica.ch/cntmng?pid=seg-001:1951:24::461

      Brun, R., 1952, “Das zentralnervensystem von Teleutomyrmex schneideri Kutt. (Hym. Formicid.). III. Mitteilung.” Mitteilungen der Schweizerischen Entomologischen Gessellschaft, vol. 25, no. 2, p. 73-86.

      e-periodica.ch/cntmng?pid=seg-001:1952:25::393

      Gösswald, K., 1953, “Histologische Untersuchungen an der arbeiterlosen Ameise Teleutomyrmex schneideri Kutter (Hym. Formicidae).” Mitteilungen der Schweizerischen Entomologischen Gessellschaft, vol. 26, no. 2, p. 81-128.

      e-periodica.ch/cntmng?pid=seg-001:1953:26::101

      Kutter, H., 1968 (“1969”), “Die sozialparasitischen Ameisen der Schweiz.” Neujahrsblatt herausgegeben von der Naturforschenden Gesellschaft in Zürich auf das Jahr 1969, vol. 171, (Ausgegeben am 31. Dezember 1968), p. 1-62.

      ngzh.ch/media/njb/Neujahrsblatt_NGZH_1969.pdf

      Tinaut, A., 1990, “Teleutomyrmex kutteri, spec. nov. A new species from Sierra Nevada (Granada, Spain).” Spixiana, vol. 13, no. 2, p. 201-208.

      antcat.org/documents/3074/2878.pdf

      Buschinger, A., 2009, "Social parasitism among ants: a review (Hymenoptera: Formicidae)." Myrmecological News, vol. 12, p. 219-235.

      antcat.org/documents/6097/busc…ism_review_with_suppl.pdf
    • Sanetra, M., Buschinger, A., 2000, “Phylogenetic relationships among social parasites and their hosts in the ant tribe Tetramoriini (Hymenoptera: Formicidae).” European Journal of Entomology, vol. 97, no. 1, p. 95-117.

      https://www.eje.cz/pdfs/eje/2000/01/17.pdf

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    • Systematics of the hosts:

      Csősz, S., Radchenko, A., Schulz, A., 2007, “Taxonomic revision of the Palaearctic Tetramorium chefketi species complex (Hymenoptera: Formicidae).” Zootaxa 1405, p. 1-38.

      antcat.org/documents/4301/Csos…_al_2007_Zootaxa_2007.pdf

      Wagner, H. C., Arthofer, W., Seifert, B., Muster, C., Steiner, F. M., Schlick-Steiner, B. C., 2017, “Light at the end of the tunnel: Integrative taxonomy delimits cryptic species in the Tetramorium caespitum complex (Hymenoptera: Formicidae).” Myrmecological News, vol. 25, p. 95–129.

      myrmecologicalnews.org/cms/ind…_printable.pdf&format=raw
    • Teleutomyrmex Kutter, 1950

      01) Teleutomyrmex schneideri Kutter, 1950
      (= Tetramorium inquilinum Ward, Brady, Fisher & Schultz, 2015)
      02) Teleutomyrmex kutteri Tinaut, 1990
      03) Teleutomyrmex seiferti Kiran & Karaman, 2017
      04) Teleutomyrmex buschingeri Lapeva-Gjonova, 2017

      Distribution.

      01, 02, 03, 04: Europe.
      01) Alps and Pyrenees.
      02) Southern Iberia.
      03) Anatolia.
      04) Southern Balkans.

      Host species.

      01, 02, 03, 04: Certain species of the genus Tetramorium Mayr, 1855.
      01) T. caespitum (Linnaeus, 1758) and/or T. impurum (Förster, 1850)
      02) T. caespitum (Linnaeus, 1758)
      03) T. cf. chefketi Forel, 1911
      04) T. cf. chefketi Forel, 1911
    • Neu

      Teleutomyrmex Kutter, 1950a.

      Teleutomyrmex [junior synonym of Tetramorium]
      - Teleutomyrmex Kutter, 1950a: 82. Type-species: Teleutomyrmex schneideri, by original designation.
      - Teleutomyrmex junior synonym of Tetramorium: Ward et al., 2015 ("2014"): 76.

      T. schneideri Kutter, 1950a.

      schneideri. Teleutomyrmex schneideri Kutter, 1950a: 82, figs. 1-23 (q.m.) Switzerland.
      - [Junior secondary homonym of Tetramorium schneideri Emery, 1898c: 145.]
      - Combination in Tetramorium: Ward, et al. 2015 ("2014"): 76.
      - Status as species: Stumper, 1951: 129; Brun, 1952: 73; Gösswald, 1953: 81; Bernard, 1967: 240 (redescription); Bolton, 1976: 309 (redescription); Kutter, 1977c: 167; Dlussky, Soyunov & Zabelin, 1990: 210; Bolton, 1995b: 403; Casevitz-Weulersse & Galkowski, 2009: 494; Borowiec, L. 2014: 170; Kiran, et al. 2017: 146.
      - Replacement name: Tetramorium inquilinum Ward, et al. 2015 ("2014"): 76.

      T. inquilinum Ward, Brady, Fisher & Schultz, 2015 ("2014"): 76.

      schneideri. Teleutomyrmex schneideri Kutter, 1950a: 82, figs. 1-23 (q.m.) Switzerland.
      - [Junior secondary homonym of Tetramorium schneideri Emery, 1898c: 145.]
      - Combination in Tetramorium: Ward, et al. 2015 ("2014"): 76.
      - Status as species: Stumper, 1951: 129; Brun, 1952: 73; Gösswald, 1953: 81; Bernard, 1967: 240 (redescription); Bolton, 1976: 309 (redescription); Kutter, 1977c: 167; Dlussky, Soyunov & Zabelin, 1990: 210; Bolton, 1995b: 403; Casevitz-Weulersse & Galkowski, 2009: 494; Borowiec, L. 2014: 170; Kiran, et al. 2017: 146.
      - Replacement name: Tetramorium inquilinum Ward, et al. 2015 ("2014"): 76.

      inquilinum. Tetramorium inquilinum Ward, Brady, Fisher & Schultz, 2015 ("2014"): 76.
      - Replacement name for schneideri Kutter, 1950a: 82. [Junior secondary homonym of Tetramorium schneideri Emery, 1898c: 145.]

      T. kutteri Tinaut, 1990b.

      kutteri. Teleutomyrmex kutteri Tinaut, 1990b: 202, figs. 1-3, photos. 1-2 (q.m.) Spain.
      - Combination in Tetramorium: Ward et al., 2015 ("2014"): 76.

      - [Not in AntWiki: No replacement name for Tetramorium kutteri (Tinaut, 1990b, 202), junior secondary homonym of Tetramorium semilaeve kutteri Santschi, 1927b: 57.]

      T. seiferti Kiran & Karaman, in Kiran, et al. 2017.

      seiferti. Teleutomyrmex seiferti Kiran & Karaman, in Kiran, et al. 2017: 148, figs. 3a, 4a, 5a, 6-8 (q.m.) Turkey.
      - [Note: Kiran, et al. 2017: 146, retain the paraphyletic genus Teleutomyrmex.]

      T. buschingeri Lapeva-Gjonova, in Kiran, et al. 2017.

      buschingeri. Teleutomyrmex buschingeri Lapeva-Gjonova, in Kiran, et al. 2017: 151, figs. 3b, 4b, 5b (q.) Bulgaria.
      - [Note: Kiran, et al. 2017: 146, retain the paraphyletic genus Teleutomyrmex.]