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Revista Colombiana de Entomología

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GARCIA-AVENDANO, Emira I.  and  GUERRERO, Roberto J.. Taxonomy and distribution of Tapinoma ants (Formicidae: Dolichoderinae) in Colombia. Rev. Colomb. Entomol. [online]. 2018, vol.44, n.2, pp.223-237. ISSN 0120-0488.

The species of the genus Tapinoma are reviewed for the first time in Colombia. The species T. litorale, T. melanocephalum and T. ramulorum are recognized, as well one fourth undescribed species. A taxonomic key based on the workers, images and distribution maps are provided.

Keywords : Biodiversity; taxonomic keys; trap species; new records; Neotropical region.

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