Eciton mexicanum latidens

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Eciton mexicanum latidens
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Dorylinae
Genus: Eciton
Species: E. mexicanum
Subspecies: E. mexicanum latidens
Trinomial name
Eciton mexicanum latidens
Santschi, 1911

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Identification

Distribution

Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Neotropical Region: French Guiana (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.

  • latidens. Eciton latidens Santschi, 1911h: 113, fig. b (m.) FRENCH GUIANA. Currently subspecies of mexicanum: Borgmeier, 1955: 250.

Description

References

  • Borgmeier, T. 1955. Die Wanderameisen der neotropischen Region. Stud. Entomol. 3: 1-720 (page 250, Subspecies of mexicanum)
  • Santschi, F. 1911h. Une nouvelle espèce d'Eciton. Berl. Entomol. Z. 56: 113 (page 113, fig. b male described)