Formica abdominalis

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Formica abdominalis
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Formicinae
Tribe: Formicini
Genus: Formica
Species: F. abdominalis
Binomial name
Formica abdominalis
Latreille, 1802

The identity and distribution of this taxon are uncertain.

Identification

Distribution

Distribution based on type material

"Grandes Indes" (type locality).

Distribution based on AntMaps

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Distribution based on AntWeb specimens

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Biology

Castes

Nomenclature

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

  • abdominalis. Formica abdominalis Latreille, 1802c: 175, pl. 3, fig. 13 (q.) "Grandes Indes". Unidentifiable to genus; incertae sedis in Formica: Bolton, 1995b: 190.

Description

References

  • Latreille, P. A. 1802b. Histoire naturelle générale et particulière des Crustacés et des insectes. Tome 3. Familles naturelles des genres. Paris: F. Dufart, xii + 467 pp. (page 175, pl. 3, fig. 13 queen described)