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Thursday, September 07, 2017

Cerapachys biroi

Cerapachys are known as 'sausage' ants. Cerapachys biroi is monomorphic.

















See also:



Taxonomy
(no rank) Root 1
(Top Node) Cellular organism 131567
Superkingdom: Eukaryota 2759 [Domain]
(no rank) Opisthokonta 33154
Kingdom: Metazoa 33208
(no rank) Eumetazoa 6072
(no rank) Bilateria 33213
(no rank) Coelomata 33316
(no rank) Protosomia 33317
(no rank) Panarthropoda 88770
Phylum: Arthropoda 6656
(no rank) Mandibulata 197563
(no rank) Pancrustacea 197562
Superclass: Hexapoda 6960
Class: Insecta 50557
(no rank) Dicondylia 85512
(no rank) Pterygota 7496
Subclass: Neoptera 33340
Infraclass: Endopterygota 33392
Order: Hymenoptera 7399
(no rank) Apocrita 7400
Suborder: Aculeata 7434
Superfamily: Vespoidea 34725
Family: Formicidae 36668
Subfamily: Cerapachyinae 219563
Tribe: Cerappachyini 219768
Genus: Cerapachys 219769
Species: biroi 443821


Last Updated: 2017 09 07
First Posted: 2017 09 07
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Tuesday, August 08, 2017

Schedorhinotremes sp3

This is one of the largest Schedorhinotermes species, the major soldier of this species measured at slightly over 8 millimeters (TL) is less than 1 millimeters shy of that of the common large fungus growing Macrotermes gilvus.


















Taxonomy
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Subclass: Pterygota
Infraclass: Neoptera
Superorder: Dictyoptera
Order: Isoptera 7499
Family: Rhinotermitidae 36985
Subfamily: Rhinotermitinae 72652
Genus: Schedorhinotermes 62956


Last Updated: 2017 08 08
First Posted: 2017 08 08
© 2009 – 2017 Quah. All rights reserved.

Monday, July 10, 2017

Gnamptogenys costata

Gnamptogenys costata is a red colored species. Typical of the genus Gnamptogenys is monomorpic and polygynous. 



Gnamptogenys costata ant worker
 Gnamptogenys costata ant

Gnamptogenys costata ant worker
 Gnamptogenys costata worker

 Gnamptogenys costata ant

Gnamptogenys costata ant worker
 Gnamptogenys costata ant worker

Gnamptogenys costata ant worker
 Gnamptogenys costata ant

Nest of Gnamptogenys costata ant showing queen, workers, eggs, larvae and pupae
Nest of Gnamptogenys costata ant showing queen, workers, eggs, larvae and pupae.

Nest of Gnamptogenys costata ant showing queen, worker, eggs, larvae and pupae
  Nest of Gnamptogenys costata ant showing queen, worker, eggs, larvae and pupae.

Nest of Gnamptogenys costata ant showing queen, workers, eggs, larvae and pupae
 Nest of Gnamptogenys costata ants – queen, workers, eggs, larvae and pupae.


See also:
Gnamptogenys genus



Taxonomy
(no rank) Root 1
(Top Node) Cellular organism 131567
Superkingdom: Eukaryota 2759 [Domain]
(no rank) Opisthokonta 33154
Kingdom: Metazoa 33208
(no rank) Eumetazoa 6072
(no rank) Bilateria 33213
(no rank) Coelomata 33316
(no rank) Protosomia 33317
(no rank) Panarthropoda 88770
Phylum: Arthropoda 6656
(no rank) Mandibulata 197563
(no rank) Pancrustacea 197562
Superclass: Hexapoda 6960
Class: Insecta 50557
(no rank) Dicondylia 85512
(no rank) Pterygota 7496
Subclass: Neoptera 33340
Infraclass: Endopterygota 33392
Order: Hymenoptera 7399
(no rank) Apocrita 7400
Suborder: Aculeata 7434
Superfamily: Vespoidea 34725
Family: Formicidae 36668
Subfamily: Ectatomminae 141710
Tribe: Ectatommini 292194
Genus: Gnamptogenys 121879
Species: costata


Last Updated: 2017 07 10
First Posted: 2017 07 10
© 2011 – 2017 Quah. All rights reserved.

Tuesday, June 06, 2017

Monomorium floricola

Of the Monomorium genus, Monomorium pharaonis is the most common, followed by Monomorium destructor (senior synonym Trichomyrmex destructor). Monomorium floricola is very commonly found species.

Typical of the Monomorium genus Monomorium floricola like Monomorium pharaonis are monomorphic and polygynous.




















Taxonomy
(no rank) Root 1
(Top Node) Cellular organism 131567
Superkingdom: Eukaryota 2759 [Domain]
(no rank) Opisthokonta 33154
Kingdom: Metazoa 33208
(no rank) Eumetazoa 6072
(no rank) Bilateria 33213
(no rank) Coelomata 33316
(no rank) Protosomia 33317
(no rank) Panarthropoda 88770
Phylum: Arthropoda 6656
(no rank) Mandibulata 197563
(no rank) Pancrustacea 197562
Superclass: Hexapoda 6960
Class: Insecta 50557
(no rank) Dicondylia 85512
(no rank) Pterygota 7496
Subclass: Neoptera 33340
Infraclass: Endopterygota 33392
Order: Hymenoptera 7399
(no rank) Apocrita 7400
Suborder: Aculeata 7434
Superfamily: Vespoidea 34725
Family: Formicidae 36668
Subfamily: Myrmicinae 34695
Tribe: Solenopsidini 144017
Genus: Monomorium 55077
Species: floricola 612295


Last Updated:  2017 06 06
First Posted: 2017 06 06
© 2009 – 2017 Quah. All rights reserved.

Friday, May 05, 2017

Pheidole sp

Pheidole sp(22) this blog.





















Taxonomy
(no rank) Root 1
(Top Node) Cellular organism 131567
Superkingdom: Eukaryota 2759 [Domain]
(no rank) Opisthokonta 33154
Kingdom: Metazoa 33208
(no rank) Eumetazoa 6072
(no rank) Bilateria 33213
(no rank) Coelomata 33316
(no rank) Protosomia 33317
(no rank) Panarthropoda 88770
Phylum: Arthropoda 6656
(no rank) Mandibulata 197563
(no rank) Pancrustacea 197562
Superclass: Hexapoda 6960
Class: Insecta 50557
(no rank) Dicondylia 85512
(no rank) Pterygota 7496
Subclass: Neoptera 33340
Infraclass: Endopterygota 33392
Order: Hymenoptera 7399
(no rank) Apocrita 7400
Suborder: Aculeata 7434
Superfamily: Vespoidea 34725
Family: Formicidae 36668
Subfamily: Myrmicinae 34695
Tribe: Pheidolini 144015
Genus: Pheidole 190769



Last Updated: 2017 05 05
First Posted: 2017 05 05
© 2009 – 2017 Quah. All rights reserved.