Key to Australian Echinopla Species

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The following key to Australian Echinopla is based on Taylor (1992).[1]

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  • Metanotal groove absent, dorsal surface of mesosoma without an impression between the mesonotum and propodeum => Echinopla turneri

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References

  1. Taylor, R.W. (1992) Nomenclature and distribution of some Australian and New Guinean ants of the subfamily Formicinae. Journal of the Australian Entomological Society, 31, 57–69.