Myrmica tristis

Smith, F., 1858, Catalogue of the hymenopterous insects in the collection of the British Museum. Part VI. Formicidae., London: British Museum, pp. -1--1: 132

publication ID

8127

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scientific name

Myrmica tristis
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72. Myrmica tristis  HNS  . B.M.

Worker. Length 1 1/2 line.-Reddish-brown, opake: the eyes small, black and prominent; the flagellum slightly fuscous with the tip pale, the club 3-jointed. Thorax much narrower than the head, deeply strangulated in the middle; the metathorax with two short upright spines; the tibiae and femora slightly dusky in the middle. Abdomen small and ovate; the first node of the petiole conical, the second globose.

Hab. Rio Janeiro (Tejuca). (Coll. Rev. Hamlet Clark.)

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Hymenoptera

Family

Formicidae

Genus

Myrmica