Sri Lankan relict ant (Aneuretus simoni)

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Sri Lankan relict ant specimen, lateral view
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Sri Lankan relict ant fact file

Sri Lankan relict ant description

KingdomAnimalia
PhylumArthropoda
ClassInsecta
OrderHymenoptera
FamilyFormicidae
GenusAneuretus (1)

Information on the Sri Lankan relict ant is currently being researched and written and will appear here shortly.

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Sri Lankan relict ant status

Classified as Critically Endangered (CR) on the IUCN Red List (1).

IUCN Red List species status – Critically Endangered

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References

  1. IUCN Red List (September, 2009)
    http://www.iucnredlist.org
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Sri Lankan relict ant specimen, lateral view  
Sri Lankan relict ant specimen, lateral view

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