Dutch Caribbean Species Register

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

Penny Ant Tetramorium bicarinatum

Classification

Myrmicinae [subfamily]
Tetramorium [genus] (5)
bicarinatum [species]

Classification

Myrmicinae [subfamily]
Tetramorium [genus] (5)
bicarinatum [species]

Presence

Recorded on Aruba
Presence status Introduced (2) - Aruba
Distribution description Origin lies in the Indo-Pacific province.

Publications

  • Boer, P. 2020. Ants of Aruba, species list. [link]
  • Wetterer, J.K. 2009. Worldwide spread of the Penny Ant, Tetramorium bicarinatum (Hymenoptera: Formicidae). Sociobiology 54: 1-20.