The Recently Extinct Plants and Animals Database


Myrmecina cacabau Mann, 1929

 

 

Taxonomy & Nomenclature

Synonym/s: Archaeomyrmex cacabau Mann, 1929

 

Conservation Status

Last record: 1929 or before

Rediscovered in 17 September 1977

 

Distribution

Viti Levu, Fiji

 

Biology & Ecology

 

 

Hypodigm

 

 

Media

 

 

References

Original scientific description:

Mann, W. M. (1929). Bull. Mus. Comp. Zool. Harv. 64: 448-451.

 

Other references:

Taylor, Robert W. (1980). The rare Fijian ant Myrmecina (=Archaeomyrmex) cacabau (Mann) rediscovered (Hymenoptera: Formicidae). New Zealand Entomologist 7(2): 122-123.

 

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