Genus Messor Forel, 1890 can be differentiated from other genera of Myrmicinae (Hymenoptera: Formicidae
) on the basis of following typical characters, i.e.
sp., a new tetradonematid nematode parasitising South American populations of Cephalotes atratus (Hymenoptera: Formicidae
), with the discovery of an apparent parasite-induced host morph.
An invasive ant from South America, Nylanderia fulva (Mayr) (Hymenoptera: Formicidae
), or tawny crazy ant, can infest urban and natural landscapes with extremely large populations, and its distribution continues to expand in the southern US (MacGown 2016).
What sort of insects belong to the family Formicidae
(10) reported that the Formicidae
species use the body as a shelter to obtain humidity and food and that they may be considered omnivorous.
What name is given to creatures of the family Formicidae
The 2,778 collected individuals belong to 15 groups: Arachnidae, Auchennorhyncha, Blattaria, Coleoptera, Coleoptera larvae, Chilopoda, Dermaptera, Diplopoda, Diptera larvae, Formicidae
, Gastropoda, Heteroptera, Isoptera, Lepidoptera larvae, Oligocheta, and Orthoptera.
Leaf-cutter ants of the Atta genus (Hymenoptera: Formicidae
: Attini) are significant pests to agriculture in Latin America and among of them, the Atta sexdens rubropilosa Forel, 1908 species, is one of the most important.
However, ants (Hymenoptera: Formicidae
) have only been anecdotally reported or speculated to directly modify bone, and there is still confusion between distinguishing their traces from those of termites (Backwell et al.
Delabie, "Facultative polygyny in Ectatomma tuberculatum (Formicidae
, Ectatomminae)," Insectes Sociaux, vol.
WASMANNIA AUROPUNCTATA (ROGER) (HYMENOPTERA: FORMICIDAE
), A SMALL BUT VORACIOUS PREDATOR OF DIAPHORINA CITRI KUWAYAMA (HEMIPTERA: LIVIIDAE)