Lasius escamole

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Lasius escamole
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Formicinae
Tribe: Lasiini
Genus: Lasius
Species: L. escamole
Binomial name
Lasius escamole
Reza, 1925

Identification

Distribution

Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Neotropical Region: Mexico (type locality).


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Biology

Castes

Nomenclature

The following information is derived from Barry Bolton's New General Catalogue, a catalogue of the world's ants.

  • escamole. Lasius escamole Reza, 1925: 12, figs. 1-14 (w.q.m.) MEXICO. Unidentifiable to genus; incertae sedis in Lasius: Wilson, 1955a: 192 (who comments that this is not a Lasius but its correct generic combination cannot be ascertained).

Description

References

  • Reza, A. 1925. Recursos alimentícios de México de origen animal poco conocidos. Mem. Rev. Soc. Cient. "Antonio Alzate" 44: 1-22 (page 12, figs. 1-14 worker, queen, male described)