Octostruma

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Octostruma
Octostruma balzani casent0178665 profile 1.jpg
O. balzani worker from Venezuela
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Myrmicinae
Tribe: Attini
Genus: Octostruma
Forel, 1912
Type species
Rhopalothrix simoni
Emery, 1890
Diversity[1]
34 species

Octostruma is a genus of ants in the subfamily Myrmicinae.[2] The genus is found in the Neotropics.[3]

Species[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Bolton, B. (2015). "Octostruma". AntCat. Retrieved 20 January 2015. 
  2. ^ "Genus: Octostruma". antweb.org. AntWeb. Retrieved 23 September 2013. 
  3. ^ Longino, J. T. (2013), "A revision of the ant genus Octostruma Forel 1912 (Hymenoptera, Formicidae)", Zootaxa, 3699: 1–61, doi:10.11646/zootaxa.3699.1.1 

External links[edit]

  • Media related to Octostruma at Wikimedia Commons