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Perissomyrmex snyderi Smith, 1947

 

 

Taxonomy & Nomenclature

 

 

Conservation Status

Last record: 1947 or before

Rediscovered in December 1991

 

Distribution

 

 

Biology & Ecology

 

 

Hypodigm

 

 

Media

 

 

References

Original scientific description:

Smith, M. R. (1947). A new genus and species of ant from Guatemala (Hymenoptera, Formicidae). J. New York Ent. Soc. 55: 281-284.

 

Other references:

Bolton, B. (1981). A revision of six minor genera of Myrmicinae (Hymenoptera: Formicidae) in the Ethiopian zoogeographical region. Bull. Br. Mus. Nat. Hist. (Ent.) 43: 245-307.

Longino, J. T. and Hartley, D. A. (1994). Perissomyrmex snyderi (Hymenoptera: Formicidae) is Native to Central America and Exhibits Worker Polymorphism. Psyche 101(3-4): 195-202.

 

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