Myrmelachista skwarrae Wheeler,

Longino, J. T., 2006, A taxonomic review of the genus Myrmelachista (Hymenoptera: Formicidae) in Costa Rica., Zootaxa 1141, pp. 1-54: 50

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Myrmelachista skwarrae Wheeler


Myrmelachista skwarrae Wheeler  HNS  1934:192. Syntype workers, queens, males: Mexico, Morelos, Cuautla (Skwarra) [ MCZC, USNM] (USNM syntype worker examined). "...described from numerous workers, seven females and six males (762) taken by Dr. Skwarra at Cuautla , Morelos (type-locality) in Tillandsia circinata  ,  a number of workers belonging to several colonies (770, 771, 772, 777, 783a and 786) taken at Cuernavaca , Morelos in the same plant,  and several workers (Z 208a) at Mirador , Vera Cruz in T. valenzuelana  ." (Wheeler 1934)  .


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