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Myrmecolax odontognathus  Kogan and Oliveira, 1964
Taxonomic Serial No.: 955310

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Species  
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  Current Standing: valid  
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  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
    SubkingdomBilateria  – triploblasts  
             PhylumArthropoda  – Artrópode, arthropodes, arthropods  
                SubphylumHexapoda  – hexapods  
                   ClassInsecta  – insects, hexapoda, inseto, insectes  
                      SubclassPterygota  – insects ailés, winged insects  
                         InfraclassNeoptera  – modern, wing-folding insects  
                               OrderStrepsiptera Kirby, 1813 – parasitic insects, twisted-winged parasites, estrepsítero, twisted-wing parasites, strepsipterans  
                                  SuborderStylopidia Kinzelbach, 1969  
                                     FamilyMyrmecolacidae Saunders, 1872  
                                        GenusMyrmecolax Westwood, 1861  
                                           SpeciesMyrmecolax odontognathus Kogan and Oliveira, 1964  

  Reference for:    
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  Author(s)/Editor(s): Kathirithamby, Jeyaraney  
  Publication Date: 1993   
  Article/Chapter Title: Descriptions of Strepsiptera (Insecta) from southeast Asia, with a checklist of the genera and species occurring in the region   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: The Raffles Bulletin of Zoology, vol. 41, no. 2   
  Page(s): 173-201   
  Publication Place:    
  ISBN/ISSN: 0217-2445   
  Notes: Available online at   
  Reference for: Myrmecolax odontognathus   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Kifune, Teiji, and Yoshihiro Hirashima  
  Publication Date: 1989   
  Article/Chapter Title: Taxonomic studies on the Strepsiptera in the collection of Bishop Museum (Notulae Strepsipterologicae-XX)   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Esakia, no. 28   
  Page(s): 11-48   
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  ISBN/ISSN: 0071-1268   
  Reference for: Myrmecolax odontognathus   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Kogan, Marcos, and S. J. Oliveira  
  Publication Date: 1964   
  Article/Chapter Title: New Guinean Mengeidae and Myrmecolacidae of the American Museum of Natural History (Strepsiptera)   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Studia Entomologica, vol. 7, no. 1-4   
  Page(s): 459-470   
  Publication Place:    
  Reference for: original description   

 Geographic Information
  Geographic Division: Australia  
    Southern Asia  






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