Alloformica

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Alloformica
Alloformica aberrans
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Formicinae
Tribe: Formicini
Genus: Alloformica
Dlussky, 1969
Type species
Formica aberrans, now Alloformica aberrans
Diversity
4 species
(Species Checklist, Species by Country)

Alloformica aberrans casent0178495 profile 1.jpg

Alloformica aberrans casent0178495 dorsal 1.jpg

Specimen Label

Identification

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Distribution

Distribution and Richness based on AntMaps

Biology

Castes

Morphology

Worker Morphology

• Antennal segment count: 12 • Antennal club: absent • Palp formula: 6,4 • Spur formula: 1 simple, 1 simple • Eyes: present - ? ommatidia • Scrobes: absent • Sting: absent

These characters are collated in the table "WorkerMorphology". View table.

Male Morphology

 • Caste unknown

Nomenclature

The following information is derived from Barry Bolton's Online Catalogue of the Ants of the World.

  • ALLOFORMICA [Formicinae: Formicini]
    • Alloformica Dlussky, 1969a: 219 [as subgenus of Proformica]. Type-species: Formica aberrans, by original designation.
    • Alloformica raised to genus: Dlussky & Fedoseeva, 1988: 77.

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