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The red imported fire ant, Solenopsis invicta Buren (Hymenoptera: Formicidae), is a stinging, invasive ant from South America that has plagued the southern US since the 1930s.
Genetic and morphological variation over space and time in the invasive fire ant Solenopsis invicta. Biol.
Invasive ants, Solenopsis invicta, Tapinoma melanocephalum, Biodiversity, Ant-mealybug mutualism
Colony growth and the ontogeny of worker polymorphism in the fire ant, Solenopsis invicta. Behavioral Ecology and Sociobiology 22:103-115.
The species that most contribute to the separation of the assemblage of the preserved 'veredas location' were Camponotus (Myrmobrachys) sp.1 (3.44%), Ectatomma brunneum (2%) and Solenopsis invicta (1.98%).
In scientific testing, none of these home remedies worked worth a lick against the red imported fire ant (Solenopsis invicta)--a nasty, non-native species that's invaded the South, from Florida to Texas, and is expected to spread westward into California.
carolinensis X X X X Forel Solenopsis invicta X X richteri Strumigenys louisianac X X Roger Papilloma sessile (Say) X X X Temnothorax pergandei X X X X (Emery) Trachymyrmex X X septentrionalis (McCook) Total 9 15 18 18 Eleven species found in this survey were not reported in the lists produced by Meyer (1937) and Dennis (1938) (Table 2).
melanocephalum, Brachymyrmex patagonicus Mayr (the dark rover ant), Paratrechina longicornis (the crazy ant), and Solenopsis invicta Buren (the red imported fire ant) all of which were found during the first visit to the nursery in 2008 by MacGown and Hill (MacGown and Hill 2009).
Many Americans who live in southern states are familiar with the distinct mounds built by red imported fire ants, Solenopsis invicta (Figure 1).
Landowners enrolling in the programmatic agreement may choose to conduct a variety of conservation activities, including brush management, forest enhancement and restoration, prescribed burning, breeding pond creation or enhancement, and red imported fire ant (Solenopsis invicta) control to benefit the Houston toad on their properties.
pergandei has been reported to inhabit colonies of Solenopsis geminata, a purported exotic ant species in North America, it has not been recorded from colonies of Solenopsis xyloni McCook, another purported exotic species, or colonies of the imported fire ants, Solenopsis invicta Buren, S.
Long-term impacts of an arthropod-community invasion by the imported tire ant, Solenopsis invicta. Ecology 83 (8): 2337-2345.
I have recently collected the red imported fire ant (Solenopsis invicta) from the park campground, which is a new record.
Since its accidental introduction at the port of Mobile, Alabama, circa 1940 (Buren 1972; Rhoades 1977), the red imported fire ant Solenopsis invicta has expanded its range in the United States to [greater than] 100 million ha (Vinson 1997).