Myrmelachista rogeri

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Myrmelachista rogeri
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Formicinae
Tribe: Myrmelachistini
Genus: Myrmelachista
Species: M. rogeri
Binomial name
Myrmelachista rogeri
André, 1887

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Specimen Labels

Subspecies

Identification

Worker with nine antennal segments. See Longino's comments regarding Caribbean Myrmelachista.

Distribution

Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Neotropical Region: Cuba (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.

  • rogeri. Myrmelachista rogeri André, 1887: 288 (w.) CUBA. Wheeler, W.M. 1934g: 191 (q.). Current subspecies: nominal plus manni, rubriceps.

Unless otherwise noted the text for the remainder of this section is reported from the publication that includes the original description.

Description

References