Dutch Caribbean Species Register

Overview of the biodiversity of Aruba, Bonaire, Curaçao, Saba, Sint Eustatius and Sint Maarten

Strumigenys margaritae

Classification

Myrmicinae [subfamily]
Strumigenys [genus] (7)
margaritae [species]

Classification

Myrmicinae [subfamily]
Strumigenys [genus] (7)
margaritae [species]

Presence

Recorded on
  • Saba
  • Sint Maarten
  • Presence status
  • Indigenous (1) - Saba
  • Indigenous (1) - Sint Maarten
  • Distribution description Native to the New World. It is known from northern South America, Central America, Mexico, the West Indies, and the southeastern US from Texas to Florida.

    Publications

    • Boer, P., Boer, M.J.A. 2019. The ants (Hymenoptera: Formicidae) of Saba (Netherlands Antilles). 26. Naturalis Biodiversity Center, Leiden, The Netherlands. [link]
    • MacGown, J.A., Wetterer, J.K. 2013. Distribution and biological notes of Strumigenys margaritae (Hymenoptera: Formicidae: Dacetini). Terrestrial Arthropod Reviews 6: 247-255.