Myrmecia tarsata

Smith, F., 1858, Catalogue of the hymenopterous insects in the collection of the British Museum. Part VI. Formicidae., London: British Museum, pp. -1--1: 145

publication ID

8127

publication LSID

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persistent identifier

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scientific name

Myrmecia tarsata
status

 

6. Myrmecia tarsata  HNS  . B.M.

Worker. Length 8- 9 1/2 lines.-Black: the mandibles, antennae and tarsi pale reddish-yellow; abdomen smooth and shining black, with a greenish tint. Head longitudinally rugose; the prothorax with a divergent rugose striation, that on the meso- and metathorax coarse and transverse; on the first node of the petiole it is longitudinal; the three apical segments of the abdomen pale rufo-testaceous.

Hab. Australia (Hunter River, &c).

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Hymenoptera

Family

Formicidae

Genus

Myrmecia