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Species Proceratium chickasaw

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Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Hymenoptera (Ants, Bees, Wasps and Sawflies)
No Taxon (Aculeata - Ants, Bees and Stinging Wasps)
Superfamily Formicoidea (Ants)
Family Formicidae (Ants)
Subfamily Proceratiinae
Genus Proceratium
Species chickasaw (Proceratium chickasaw)
Explanation of Names
Proceratium chickasaw (De Andrade, 2003)
chickasaw refers to the indigenous Chickasaw people, whose historical lands roughly reflect this species's distribution.
Identification
More strongly protruding second gastric tergite than Proceratium pergandei.
Range
FL, GA, AL, TN