Myrmicocrypta dilacerata

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Myrmicocrypta dilacerata
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Myrmicinae
Tribe: Attini
Genus: Myrmicocrypta
Species: M. dilacerata
Binomial name
Myrmicocrypta dilacerata
(Forel, 1885)

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Subspecies

Identification

Distribution

Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Neotropical Region: Belize, Costa Rica, Honduras, Mexico (type locality), Nicaragua, Panama.

Distribution based on AntMaps

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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.

  • dilacerata. Glyptomyrmex dilaceratum Forel, 1885a: 365 (m.) MEXICO. Combination in Myrmicocrypta: Forel, 1899c: 38. Current subspecies: nominal plus cornuta.

Description

References

  • Forel, A. 1885a [1884]. Études myrmécologiques en 1884 avec une description des organes sensoriels des antennes. Bull. Soc. Vaudoise Sci. Nat. 20: 316-380 (page 365, male described)
  • Forel, A. 1899d. Formicidae. [part]. Biol. Cent.-Am. Hym. 3: 25-56 (page 38, Combination in Myrmicocrypta)