TEMNOTHORAX

(Subfamily Myrmicinae)

Taxonomy

The genus Temnothorax was established by Mayr (1861). Although it was later synonymized with Leptothorax, it was recently revived as an independent genus by Bolton (2003) and assigned in the tribe Formicoxenini.

Images


Temnothorax sp. eg-1, worker, body in lateral view.


Temnothorax sp. eg-1, worker, head in full-face view.

Distribution

One species has so far been found from Vietnam.

sp. eg-1 Hoang Lien Son NR (Lao Cai)

Bionomics

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