Unique social structure of Probolomyrmex longinodus
Article first published online: 24 MAR 2005
Volume 8, Issue 1, pages 1–3, March 2005
How to Cite
KIKUCHI, T. and TSUJI, K. (2005), Unique social structure of Probolomyrmex longinodus. Entomological Science, 8: 1–3. doi: 10.1111/j.1479-8298.2005.00094.x
- Issue published online: 24 MAR 2005
- Article first published online: 24 MAR 2005
- Received 13 May 2003; accepted 13 August 2003.
- virgin queen
Colonies of Probolomyrmex longinodus collected in Yonaguni Island, the Ryukyus, Japan contained several dealate queens, only one of which was inseminated and reproduced. All queens and workers had only one ovariole per ovary.