Echinopla mistura

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Echinopla mistura
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Formicinae
Tribe: Camponotini
Genus: Echinopla
Species group: mistura
Species: E. mistura
Binomial name
Echinopla mistura
(Smith, F., 1860)

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Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Indo-Australian Region: Indonesia (type locality).

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The following information is derived from Barry Bolton's New General Catalogue, a catalogue of the world's ants.

  • mistura. Mesoxena mistura Smith, F. 1860b: 107, pl. 1, fig. 10 (w.) INDONESIA (Batjan I.). Combination in Echinopla: Bolton, 1995b: 183. Redescription of (w.): Donisthorpe, 1936d: 119.

The following notes on F. Smith type specimens have been provided by Barry Bolton (details):

Mesoxena mistura

Holotype worker in Oxford University Museum of Natural History. Labelled “Bac. 8,” and “Bachian” and with a Donisthorpe type-label. Head of holotype is damaged: clypus, mouthparts, part of frontal carinae and right mandible are missing.