Image Number: 1476020

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Description:
A Centeral American plant with mutualistic realationship with an ant species(Pseudomyrmex ferriginea)
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Field

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Image location:
United States

Subject

Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Subphylum: Atelocerata
Class: Hexapoda (including Insecta)
Infraclass: Neoptera
Subclass: Pterygota
Order: Hymenoptera
Suborder: Apocrita
Superfamily: Vespoidea
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Pseudomyrmecinae
Genus: Pseudomyrmex
Subject: Pseudomyrmex ferrugineus Smith, F. 1858

Host

Kingdom: Plantae
Phylum: Magnoliophyta
Class: Magnoliopsida
Subclass: Rosidae
Order: Fabales
Family: Fabaceae (Leguminosae)
Genus: Acacia
Subject: Acacia cornigera (L.) Willd.
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Image uploaded:
Friday, August 10, 2007
Image last updated:
Tuesday, August 14, 2007