Formica novaanglae

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Formica novaanglae
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Formicinae
Tribe: Formicini
Genus: Formica
Species: F. novaanglae
Binomial name
Formica novaanglae
Buckley, 1866

Identification

Distribution

Distribution based on type material

United States (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.

  • novaanglae. Formica novaanglae Buckley, 1866: 153 (w.q.) U.S.A. Status as species: Dalla Torre, 1893: 202. Unidentifiable taxon; incertae sedis in Formica: Wheeler, W.M. 1902f: 19; Bolton, 1995b: 199; incertae sedis in Formicinae: Smith, D.R. 1979: 1467.

Description

References

  • Buckley, S. B. 1866. Descriptions of new species of North American Formicidae. Proc. Entomol. Soc. Phila. 6: 152-172 (page 153, worker, queen described)