Opisthopsis jocosa

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Opisthopsis jocosa
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Formicinae
Tribe: Camponotini
Genus: Opisthopsis
Species: O. jocosa
Binomial name
Opisthopsis jocosa
Wheeler, W.M., 1918

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Specimen Labels

Identification

Distribution

Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Australasian Region: Australia (type locality).

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.

  • jocosa. Opisthopsis jocosus Wheeler, W.M. 1918d: 359, pl. 3, figs. 22-24 (w.) AUSTRALIA.

Type Material

Description

References

  • Wheeler, W. M. 1918d. The ants of the genus Opisthopsis Emery. Bull. Mus. Comp. Zool. 62: 341-362 (page 359, pl. 3, figs. 22-24 worker described)