Solenopsis


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Noun1.Solenopsis - fire ants
arthropod genus - a genus of arthropods
fire ant - omnivorous ant of tropical and subtropical America that can inflict a painful sting
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Multiple fertile queens in colonies of the imported fire ant, Solenopsis invicta.
Zigzag beetle, Menochilus sexmaculatus Fabricius (Coleoptera: Coccinellidae) is an important predator of cotton mealy bug, Phenacoccus solenopsis Tinsley (Hemiptera: Pseudococcidae).
1) (Diptera: Phoridae), is a small native parasitoid of tropical fire ants (Solenopsis geminata [F.]) (Hymenoptera: Formicidae) in Texas and neighboring regions of Mexico (Plowes et al.
"One species we looked at, the thief ant (Solenopsis molesta), had the most powerful antibiotic effect of any species we tested - and until now, no one had even shown that they made use of antimicrobials," study co-author Adrian Smith said in a statement from (https://news.ncsu.edu/2018/02/antibiotics-ants-2018/) North Carolina State University .
The invasion of North America by the red imported fire ant, Solenopsis invicta, has resulted in substantial ecological impacts, including decreased abundance and diversity of many fauna native to the southeastern United States (Porter et al., 1988; Porter and Savignano, 1990).
(2004), verificaram um efeito negativo para a especie Brachymyrmex sp.l, juntamente com Solenopsis sp.l, Wasmannia auropunctata (Roger, 1863), apos a aplicacao de herbicida glifosato em area com eucalipto, o que nao ocorreu no presente estudo.
Fire ants Solenopsis geminata have been observed feeding on Blue-gray Tanager Thraupis episcopus droppings containing poorly digested papaya pulp (Sainz-Borgo 2015).
Distribuicao e abundancia de ninhos de Solenopsis invicta Buren (Hymenoptera: Formicidae) em um agroecossistema diversificado sob manejo organico.
The stinging and invasive red imported fire ant, Solenopsis invicta Buren (Hymenoptera: Formicidae), has been reported from the Coachella Valley (Riverside County) of California, USA, since 1998 and has continued to spread throughout the region (Jetter et al.
The cotton mealybug, Phenacoccus solenopsis Tinsley (Hemiptera: Pseudococcidae), is an invasive, polyphagous pest species.