Discothyrea sringerensis (Hymenoptera: Formicidae) a new ant species from India

Zacharias , M and Dharma Rajan, Priyadarsanan (2004) Discothyrea sringerensis (Hymenoptera: Formicidae) a new ant species from India. Zootaxa, 484 (1). pp. 1-4. ISSN 1175-5326

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Discothyrea sringerensis sp. nov. is described and is the first record of this genus from South India. The other known species of Discothyrea are scattered within the tropics and the temperate zones of the world. Based on workers, D. sringerensis is most similar to the species described from Malaysia and Australia characterised by 10-segmented antennae.

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Uncontrolled Keywords: Discothyrea, Proceratiinae, Formicidae, Western Ghats, India
Subjects: C Publications by ATREEians > G Journal Papers
Divisions: Publications by ATREEians > Journal Papers
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Date Deposited: 27 Dec 2016 06:09
Last Modified: 27 Dec 2016 06:09
URI: http://eprints.atree.org/id/eprint/450

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