VOMBISIDRIS

(Subfamily Myrmicinae)

Taxonomy

The genus Vombisidris was established by Bolton (1991), and is assigned to the Romblonella genus group of the tribe Formicoxenini (Bolton 2003).

Images


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


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

Distribution

One species has so far been known from Vietnam.

sp. eg-1 Cuc Phuong NP (Ninh Binh)

Bionomics

A single colony was found inside a shoot of Saraca dives Pierre (Leguminosae) (Eguchi & Bui 2007).

© Katsuyuki EGUCHI & BUI Tuan Viet, 2007. All rights reserved.