Eciton burchellii urichi

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Eciton burchellii urichi
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Dorylinae
Genus: Eciton
Species: E. burchellii
Subspecies: E. burchellii urichi
Trinomial name
Eciton burchellii urichi
Forel, 1899

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Identification

Distribution

Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Neotropical Region: Trinidad and Tobago (type locality).


Distribution based on AntMaps

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Distribution based on AntWeb specimens

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Biology

Castes

Worker
Queen

Nomenclature

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

  • urichi. Eciton burchelli r. urichi Forel, 1899c: 23 (w.) TRINIDAD. Weber, 1941c: 329 (q.). Junior synonym of foreli: Borgmeier, 1939: 404. Revived from synonymy as subspecies of burchellii: Weber, 1941c: 329. See also: Borgmeier, 1955: 190.

Description

References

  • Borgmeier, T. 1939. Nova contribuiça~o para o conhecimento das formigas neotropicas (Hym. Formicidae). Rev. Entomol. (Rio J.) 10: 403-428 (page 404, Junior synonym of foreli)
  • Borgmeier, T. 1955. Die Wanderameisen der neotropischen Region. Stud. Entomol. 3: 1-720 (page 190, see also)
  • Forel, A. 1899b. Formicidae. [part]. Biol. Cent.-Am. Hym. 3: 1-24 (page 23, worker described)
  • Weber, N. A. 1941c. The rediscovery of the queen of Eciton (Labidus) coecum Latr. (Hym.: Formicidae). Am. Midl. Nat. 26: 325-329 (page 329, queen described)
  • Weber, N. A. 1941c. The rediscovery of the queen of Eciton (Labidus) coecum Latr. (Hym.: Formicidae). Am. Midl. Nat. 26: 325-329 (page 329, Revived from synonymy as subspecies of burchellii)