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Ant

Scientific Name
Strumigenys rogeri
Scientific Author
Emery, 1890
Taxonomy
(Hymenoptera: Formicidae: Myrmicinae: Dacetini)
Pest Status
0 Unknown
Status
NZ - Exotic
Reliability
High
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HYM45
Source
Caroline Harding MPI
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Diagnostic Notes

Minute size; reddish colour; 6-segmented antennae with a 2-segmented antennal club; head shape triangular; mandibles linear; mandibles with two preapical teeth; antennal scrobes, head with ventral notch present; propodeal spines present; spongiform appendages on the waist; 2-segmented waist; spatulate hairs (shaped like a spatula) on the dorsal surfaces of the waist and gaster; gaster armed with a sting.

References

- Shattuck, S.O & Barnett, N.J. (2001). Australian Ants Online. Available online: http://www.ento.csiro.au/science/ants/dolichoderinae/dolichoderus/dolichoderus.htm (Date of access: 13 Jan 2009)
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MAF Plant Health & Environment Laboratory
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MAF Plant Health & Environment Laboratory
Created
22/11/2011 09:41 AEST
Last Updated
04/05/2014 21:25 AEST
Citation
MAF Plant Health & Environment Laboratory (2011) Ant (Strumigenys rogeri) Updated on 5/4/2014 9:25:04 PM Available online: PaDIL - http://www.padil.gov.au.
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