Myrmica pellucida

Smith, F., 1858, Catalogue of the hymenopterous insects in the collection of the British Museum. Part VI. Formicidae., London: British Museum, pp. -1--1: 124

publication ID

8127

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scientific name

Myrmica pellucida
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41. Myrmica pellucida  HNS  . B.M.

Worker. Length 1 1/2 line.-Head and thorax dark fusco-testaceous, antennas and legs much paler, nearly white; the thorax with its divisions distinctly marked, that between the meso- and metathorax most strongly impressed, the metathorax without spines. Abdomen of a clear, pale, semi-transparent colour.

Hab. Singapore. (Coll. A. R. Wallace.)

" House-Ant, very active, but not destructive."-Wallace.

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Hymenoptera

Family

Formicidae

Genus

Myrmica