Myrmica spatulata

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Myrmica spatulata
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Myrmicinae
Tribe: Myrmicini
Genus: Myrmica
Species: M. spatulata
Binomial name
Myrmica spatulata
Smith, M.R., 1930

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Nearctic Region: United States (type locality).

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

  • spatulata. Myrmica schencki var. spatulata Smith, M.R. 1930b: 566, figs. 1-4 (w.q.) U.S.A. Raised to species: Creighton, 1950a: 105.



  • Creighton, W. S. 1950a. The ants of North America. Bull. Mus. Comp. Zool. 104: 1-585 (page 105, Raised to species)
  • Smith, M. R. 1930d. Description of three new North American ants, with biological notes. Ann. Entomol. Soc. Am. 23: 564-568 (page 566, M. schencki var. spatulata; figs. 1-4; worker, queen described)