Robust Crazy Ant (suggested common name) Nylanderia bourbonica (Forel) (Insecta: Hymenoptera: Formicidae: Formicinae)
Flowers and inflorescences of 'Bloomify Red' lantana grown outdoors in ground beds in full sun in Florida. Figure 2 from publication EP544/EP544: ‘Bloomify™ Red’ and ‘Bloomify™ Rose’, Two Infertile Lantana camara Cultivars for Production and Use in Florida. Credit: UF/IFAS.
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Family: Formicidae (ants)

How to Cite

Williams, Jason, and Andrea Lucky. 2017. “Robust Crazy Ant (suggested Common Name) Nylanderia Bourbonica (Forel) (Insecta: Hymenoptera: Formicidae: Formicinae): EENY685/IN1183, 9/2017”. EDIS 2017 (5):5.


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Includes: Introduction - Taxonomy - Synonymy - Distribution - Description - Biology - Life Cycle - Economic Importance - Selected References.
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