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{{LargeFont|Information on morphology and terminology can be found on the following pages.}}
 
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Body Morphology:
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'''Body Morphology:'''
 
*Worker Morphology ([[Morphological Terms]], from Bolton 1994, in part)
 
*Worker Morphology ([[Morphological Terms]], from Bolton 1994, in part)
 
*[[Queen and Male Morphology]] (Boudinot, 2015)
 
*[[Queen and Male Morphology]] (Boudinot, 2015)
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*[[Male Genitalia]] (coming soon)
 
*[http://portal.hymao.org Hymenoptera Anatomy Ontology Portal] (Hymenoptera-wide homology concepts)
 
*[http://portal.hymao.org Hymenoptera Anatomy Ontology Portal] (Hymenoptera-wide homology concepts)
  
Morphometrics:
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'''Morphometrics:'''
 
*[[Morphological Measurements]]
 
*[[Morphological Measurements]]
  
Surface Sculpture:
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'''Surface Sculpture:'''
 
*[[Surface Sculpturing]] (Harris 1979)
 
*[[Surface Sculpturing]] (Harris 1979)
 
*[[Surface Sculpturing II]]
 
*[[Surface Sculpturing II]]
  
Caste Terminology:
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'''Caste Terminology:'''
 
*[[Caste Terminology]]
 
*[[Caste Terminology]]
  
Life History Strategies:
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'''Life History Strategies:'''
 
*[[Terminology]] Descriptions of life history strategies used throughout AntWiki.
 
*[[Terminology]] Descriptions of life history strategies used throughout AntWiki.
 
The [http://portal.hymao.org Hymenoptera Anatomy Ontology Portal] provides a catalog of anatomical terms and images.
 
  
 
==Ant Mandibles==
 
==Ant Mandibles==

Revision as of 16:36, 16 February 2018

Ants vary greatly in size. Here a Discothyrea sexarticulata worker rests on Dinoponera australis. Photo by Guilherme Ide (MZUSP).
Myrmecia brevinoda, one of the largest ants, together with one of the smallest, Carebara atoma, photographed using an electron microscope. Photo by Bob Taylor and Colin Beaton.

Information on morphology and terminology can be found on the following pages.


Body Morphology:

Morphometrics:

Surface Sculpture:

Caste Terminology:

Life History Strategies:

  • Terminology Descriptions of life history strategies used throughout AntWiki.

Ant Mandibles

Males

See Boudinot, 2013 for discussion of genitalia.