Asian Myrmecology

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01/01/2013
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  • TAXONOMY
    • Cryptopone subterranea sp. nov., a rare new cryptobiotic ant species (Hymenoptera: Formicidae) from India.
    • A further new blue Polyrhachis ant (Hymenoptera: Formicidae) from the Philippines.
    • Two new species of the ant genus Leptogenys (Hymenoptera: Formicidae) from India, with description of a plesiomorphic ergatogyne.
    • A review of the Polyrhachis xiphias species-group of the subgenus Campomyrma Wheeler (Hymenoptera: Formicidae: Formicinae).
    • Five new species of Dilobocondyla (Hymenoptera: Formicidae) with a revised key to the known species.
    • A new species of the ant genus Aphaenogaster Mayr (Hymenoptera: Formicidae) from Iran.
    • Lasius elevatus, a new ant species of subgenus Cautolasius (Hymenoptera: Formicidae) from Indian Himalaya.
  • ECOLOGY AND DISTRIBUTION
    • Frequency of nest occurrence and nest density of Aneuretus simoni Emery (Sri Lankan Relict Ant) and other ant fauna in an abandoned rubber plantation (Kirikanda Forest) in southwest Sri Lanka.
    • Ant diversity in rubber plantations (Hevea brasiliensis) of Cambodia.
    • Ant species richness, endemicity and functional groups, along an elevational gradient in the Himalayas.
    • Seasonal patterns in ant (Hymenoptera: Formicidae) activity in a forest habitat of West Khasi Hills, Meghalaya, India.
  • MORPHOLOGY
    • Microscopic structure of antennal sensilla in the carpenter ant Camponotus compressus (Fabricius) (Formicidae: Hymenoptera).
  • BEHAVIOUR
    • Predatory behaviours of Discothyrea kamiteta (Proceratiinae) on spider eggs.
  • APPLIED MYRMECOLOGY
    • The current status of research on Solenopsis invicta Buren (Hymenoptera: Formicidae) in Mainland China.
    • The effectiveness of weaver ant (Oecophylla smaragdina) biocontrol in Southeast Asian citrus and mango.
    • The composition of ant communities on banana plants with Banana Bunchy-top Virus (BBTV) symptoms in West Sumatra, Indonesia.
    • Studies on the predatory activities of Oecophylla smaragdina (Hymenoptera: Formicidae) on Pteroma pendula (Lepidoptera: Psychidae) in oil palm plantations in Teluk Intan, Perak (Malaysia).
    • Potential of using multiple founding queens and pupae transplantation to boost early colony growth of the weaver ant, Oecophylla smaragdina.

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