Myrmecia gulosa

Smith, F., 1858, Catalogue of the hymenopterous insects in the collection of the British Museum. Part VI. Formicidae., London: British Museum, pp. -1--1: 143

publication ID

8127

publication LSID

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persistent identifier

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scientific name

Myrmecia gulosa
status

 

1. Myrmecia gulosa  HNS  . B.M.

Formica gulosa, Fabr.  HNS  Syst. Ent. 395 [[worker]]; Spec. Ins. i. 494. 34; Ent. Syst. ii. 363. 55.

Oliv. Encycl. Meth. vi. 501. 50.

Latr. Hist. Nat. Fourm. 215. pl. 8. f. 49.

Myrmecia gulosa, Fabr.  HNS  Syst. Piez. 424. 2.

Myrmica gulosa, Guer.  HNS  Voy. Coq. ii. 206.

Hab. Australia.

The male of this species differs from the other sexes, principally in having the antennae nearly as long as the body, the scape very short, the head compressed, the eyes and ocelli very prominent; it is about the same size as the other sexes.

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Hymenoptera

Family

Formicidae

Genus

Myrmecia