Carebara hunanensis

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Carebara hunanensis
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Myrmicinae
Tribe: Crematogastrini
Genus: Carebara
Species: C. hunanensis
Binomial name
Carebara hunanensis
(Wu, J. & Wang, C., 1995)

Identification

This species resembles Carebara sauteri but can be distinguished from it by the straight notum of mesosoma and more ommatidia of eyes in the soldier, and propodeum having a pair of sharp teeth in the worker.

Keys including this Species

Distribution

Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Palaearctic Region: China (type locality).


Distribution based on AntMaps

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Biology

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Nomenclature

The following information is derived from Barry Bolton's New General Catalogue, a catalogue of the world's ants.

  • hunanensis. Oligomyrmex hunanensis Wu & Wang, 1995: 75, figs. 90, 93 (s.w.) CHINA. Combination in Carebara: new combination (unpublished).

Type Material

Description

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