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Species: Myrmecina pilicornis   Smith, 1858 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2019)

Myrmecina pilicornis Smith, 1858a PDF: 133 (m.) INDIA. Indomalaya. AntCat AntWiki HOL


  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Asia: India
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):

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Taxonomic Treatment (provided by Plazi)

Treatment Citation: Smith, F., 1858, Catalogue of the hymenopterous insects in the collection of the British Museum. Part VI. Formicidae., London: British Museum

2. Myrmecina pilicornisHNS.

Male. Length 1 1/3 line.-Pale rufo-testaceous, smooth and shining: the antennae and legs white; the head with a dusky spot on the vertex, enclosing the ocelli, which are placed in a curve, the posterior pair on the extreme margin of the vertex; eyes large, placed anteriorly on the sides of the head, which is widest in front; the antennae tapering to the apex, very pubescent. Thorax: the wings milky-white, their margins fringed with pubescence. The abdomen more or less fuscous.

Hab. India (Bombay). (Coll. East India House.)

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