Odontomachus scalptus

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Odontomachus scalptus
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Ponerinae
Tribe: Ponerini
Genus: Odontomachus
Species: O. scalptus
Binomial name
Odontomachus scalptus
Brown, 1978

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Specimen Labels

Identification

Distribution

Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Neotropical Region: Ecuador (type locality), French Guiana, Guyana, Suriname.


Distribution based on AntMaps

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Distribution based on AntWeb specimens

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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.

  • scalptus. Odontomachus scalptus Brown, 1978b: 281 (w.) ECUADOR.

Description

Karyotype

  • 2n = 44, karyotype = 2SM+16ST+26T (French Guiana) (Mariano et al., 2011).

References

  • Brown, W. L., Jr. 1978b [1977]. A supplement to the world revision of Odontomachus (Hymenoptera: Formicidae). Psyche (Camb.) 84: 281-285 (page 281, worker described)