Pyramica kiranae , Makhan, D., 2007

Makhan, D., 2007, Six new Pyramica species from Suriname (Hymenoptera: Formicidae)., Calodema Supplementary Paper 24, pp. 1-7: 4-5

publication ID

21333

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/33899294-45C6-35DC-7582-78122270BB66

treatment provided by

Christiana

scientific name

Pyramica kiranae
status

sp. nov.

Pyramica kiranae  HNS  sp. nov. (Figs. 7, 8)

Description (holotype worker): Length 2.0 mm. Colour yellow-brown. Total head length 0.7 mm, width 0.6 mm, with spatulate hairs, mandible length 0.35 mm, long, with 5 inner teeth, curved to anterior side and with thick hairs. Eyes small. Antennae yellow-brown, scape with spatulate hairs. Mesosoma length 04 mm, width 0.32 mm, with spatulate hairs. Petiole length 0.1 mm, postpetiole width 0.11 mm, with spatulate hairs. Spongiform appendages absent. Gaster length 0.6 mm, width 0.15 mm, with spatulate hairs.

Etymology: This species is named after my daughter Aschnakiran Makhan.

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Hymenoptera

Family

Formicidae

Genus

Pyramica