Oecophylla smaragdina Fabricius 1775 (weaver ant)

Insecta - Hymenoptera - Formicidae

Alternative combination: Formica smaragdina

Full reference: J. C. Fabricius. 1775. Systema Entomologiae, Sistens Insectorum Classes, Ordines, Genera, Species Adiectis Synonymis, Locis, Descriptionibus, Observationibus 1-832

Belongs to Oecophylla according to H. Viehmeyer 1913

See also Fabricius 1775

Sister taxa: Oecophylla atavina, Oecophylla bartoniana, Oecophylla brischkei, Oecophylla crassinoda, Oecophylla eckfeldiana, Oecophylla grandimandibula, Oecophylla leakeyi, Oecophylla longiceps, Oecophylla megarche, Oecophylla obesa, Oecophylla praeclara, Oecophylla sicula, Oecophylla superba, Oecophylla taurica

Subtaxa: Oecophylla smaragdina selebensis

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Distribution: found only at Celebes copal (Quaternary of Indonesia)

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