Nylanderia caerula

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Nylanderia caerula
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Formicinae
Tribe: Lasiini
Genus: Nylanderia
Species: N. caerula
Binomial name
Nylanderia caerula
LaPolla & Kallal, 2019

A ground nesting species that has been found across a range of habitats from dry scrub to humid forest.

Identification

Distribution

Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Neotropical Region: Dominican Republic (type locality).


Distribution based on AntMaps

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Distribution based on AntWeb specimens

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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.

  • caerula. Nylanderia caerula LaPolla & Kallal, 2019: 411, figs. 11-13 (w.) DOMINICAN REPUBLIC.

Unless otherwise noted the text for the remainder of this section is reported from the publication that includes the original description.

Description

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