Echinopla striata aciculata

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Echinopla striata aciculata
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Formicinae
Tribe: Camponotini
Genus: Echinopla
Species: E. striata
Subspecies: E. striata aciculata
Trinomial name
Echinopla striata aciculata
(Smith, F., 1858)

Identification

Distribution

Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Indo-Australian Region: Philippines (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.

  • aciculata. Polyrhachis aciculatus Smith, F. 1858b: 70, pl. 4, figs. 17, 18 (w.) PHILIPPINES. Combination in Echinopla: Emery, 1900d: 721 (footnote). Currently subspecies of striata: Emery, 1925b: 211.

Description

References

  • Emery, C. 1901a. Formiche raccolte da Elio Modigliani in Sumatra, Engano e Mentawei. [concl.]. Ann. Mus. Civ. Stor. Nat. 40[=(2(20): 721-722 (page 721, (footnote) Combination in Echinopla)
  • Emery, C. 1925d. Hymenoptera. Fam. Formicidae. Subfam. Formicinae. Genera Insectorum 183: 1-302 (page 211, Variety of striata)
  • Smith, F. 1858a. Catalogue of hymenopterous insects in the collection of the British Museum. Part VI. Formicidae. London: British Museum, 216 pp. (page 70, pl. 4, figs. 17, 18 worker described)