Atta domicola

Jerdon, T. C., 1851, A catalogue of the species of ants found in southern India., Madras Journal of Literature and Science 17, pp. 103-127: 105

publication ID

4764

publication LSID

lsid:zoobank.org:pub:FB264387-6556-4A30-B9E3-B490D5A1293A

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/50746BEC-F677-A7E8-164E-CF5098E6DD20

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Christiana

scientific name

Atta domicola
status

N. S.

3. Atta domicola  HNS  , N. S.

Worker about l- 6 th of an inch long; head oblong, eyes moderate size, medial; antennae rather long, jaws strongly 4 toothed, thoraxvery slightly notched, abdominal pedicles narrow, first much raised, second slightly so, abdomen ovate, legs longish, head thorax and legs deep red brown, abdomen blackish. This species of Ant does not seem to be common. I have only hitherto procured it at Nellore in a hole in a house, and I only saw one kind of indivi-dual.

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Hymenoptera

Family

Formicidae

Genus

Atta