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1. Myrmecia gulosa HNS . B.M.

Formica gulosa, Fabr. HNS Syst. Ent. 395 [[worker]]; Spec. Ins. i. 494. 34; Ent. Syst. ii. 363. 55.

Oliv. Encycl. Meth. vi. 501. 50.

Latr. Hist. Nat. Fourm. 215. pl. 8. f. 49.

Myrmecia gulosa, Fabr. HNS Syst. Piez. 424. 2.

Myrmica gulosa, Guer. HNS Voy. Coq. ii. 206.

Hab. Australia.

The male of this species differs from the other sexes, principally in having the antennae nearly as long as the body, the scape very short, the head compressed, the eyes and ocelli very prominent; it is about the same size as the other sexes.


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