Nylanderia picta

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Nylanderia picta
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Formicinae
Tribe: Lasiini
Genus: Nylanderia
Species: N. picta
Binomial name
Nylanderia picta
(Wheeler, W.M., 1927)

Identification

Distribution

Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Oriental Region: Vietnam (type locality).
Palaearctic Region: China.

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.

  • picta. Paratrechina (Nylanderia) picta Wheeler, W.M. 1927h: 104, fig. 9 (w.m.) VIETNAM. Combination in Nylanderia: LaPolla, Brady & Shattuck, 2010a: 127.

Description

References

  • Wheeler, W. M. 1927h. Ants collected by Professor F. Silvestri in Indochina. Boll. Lab. Zool. Gen. Agrar. R. Sc. Super. Agric. 20: 83-106 (page 104, fig. 9 worker, male described)