Adelomyrmex JTL-007 Longino ms

Formicidae, Hymenoptera, Insecta, Arthropoda, Animalia

worker lateral view
worker dorsal view

worker face view


Costa Rica: Isla de Coco.


Dorsum of mesosoma entirely smooth; postpetiole broadly rounded posteriorly, not projecting over gaster; propodeal spines relatively short, subacute; face almost smooth, with foveae nearly effaced; large species; color red brown.

Natural History

This lone specimen was collected by S. Solomon and A. Mikheyev on Cocos Island. They collected it in a pitfall trap at 490m elevation, a cloud forest habitat at the top of this small oceanic island.

Page author:

John T. Longino, The Evergreen State College, Olympia WA 98505

Date of this version: 2 December 2003.
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