Formicidae, Hymenoptera, Insecta, Arthropoda, Animalia
Image catalogue of holotype worker, images by Rachelle Adams, University of Texas (click here).
Mandibles with large apical tooth, smaller subapical tooth, and 5-6 smaller denticles of more or less uniform size; eyes small, 5 facets in maximum diameter; epipetiolar carina complete; petiole with anteroventral tooth that is a transverse flange; color yellow.
Costa Rica. Known only from the types from Zent.
Megalomyrmex miri is known only from the types, which were collected by W. M. Mann in Zent, and had no biological data.
Brandčo, C. R. F. 1990. Systematic revision of the Neotropical ant genus Megalomyrmex Forel (Hymenoptera: Formicidae: Myrmicinae), with the description of thirteen new species. Arquivos de Zoologia (Sao Paulo) 31:411-481.
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