Myrmica assimilis

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Myrmica assimilis
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Myrmicinae
Tribe: Myrmicini
Genus: Myrmica
Species: M. assimilis
Binomial name
Myrmica assimilis
Spinola, 1851

Identification

Distribution

Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Neotropical Region: Brazil (type locality).

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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.

  • assimilis. Myrmica assimilis Spinola, 1851b: 50 (w.) BRAZIL. [Also described as new by Spinola, 1853: 66.] Unidentifiable to genus; incertae sedis in Myrmica: Bolton, 1995b: 277.

Description

References

  • Spinola, M. 1851b. Compte rendu des Hyménoptères inédits provenants du voyage entomologique de M. Ghiliani dans le Para en 1846. Extrait des Mémoires de l'Académie des Sciences de Turin (2) 13: 3-78 (page 50, worker described)