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Author Mackay, William (William P.)

Title The Systematics and Biology of the New World Ants of the Genus Pachycondyla (Hymenoptera Formicidae)
Published Lewiston : Edwin Mellen Press, 2010


Description 1 online resource (664 pages)
Contents THE SYSTEMATICS AND BIOLOGY OF THE NEW WORLD ANTS OF THE GENUS PACHYCONDYLA (HYMENOPTERA: FORMICIDAE); Copyright Page; Table of Contents; Foreword; Preface; Abstract; Introduction: Genus Pachycondyla; Species Complexes; Key to the species complexes, based on workers:; Key to New World Pachycondyla, based on workers; Clave para obreras y hembras del Nuevo Mundo; Chave para operarios e femeas do Novo Mundo; Partial key to the males of Pachycondyla; List of species; Acknowledgements; Literature cited; Glossary and Appendices; Appendix 1; Appendix 2; Index
Summary The New World species of the ant genus Pachycondyla are revised. Species complexes are defined for the New World species. Identification keys, descriptions and distribution maps, together with notes on the habitats and biology of the species are included. Covers 92 species: 30 new to science and 5 new status classifications. Key for the identification of species is in English, Spanish and Portuguese
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes English
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Subject Pachycondyla.
NATURE -- Animals -- Insects & Spiders.
SCIENCE -- Life Sciences -- Zoology -- Entomology.
Health & Biological Sciences.
Invertebrates & Protozoa.
Form Electronic book
Author Mackay, Emma
ISBN 9780773429581