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Volume 6 Issue 5
May-2019
eISSN: 2349-5162

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JETIRCB06029

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189-192

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DIVERSITY OF ANTS ASSOCIATED WITH MANGIFERA INDICA L. (ANACARDIACEAE) IN MALVAN (MAHARASHTRA)

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2349-5162

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"DIVERSITY OF ANTS ASSOCIATED WITH MANGIFERA INDICA L. (ANACARDIACEAE) IN MALVAN (MAHARASHTRA)", International Journal of Emerging Technologies and Innovative Research (www.jetir.org), ISSN:2349-5162, Vol.6, Issue 5, page no.189-192, May-2019, Available :http://www.jetir.org/papers/JETIRCB06029.pdf

Abstract

This study was undertaken to investigate the diversity of ants associated with Mangiferaindica L. (Anacardiaceae) in residential area of Malvan in Kokan (Maharashtra). Formicinae was recorded as subfamily with five species. Oecophylla smaragdina exhibited prominent presence with active nests on many of the host trees. Ten other species of ants were also recorded. Dominance of Weaver ants indicated their significant role in food chain associated with the host trees.

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Ant diversity, Mango trees, Oecophylla smaragdina.

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"DIVERSITY OF ANTS ASSOCIATED WITH MANGIFERA INDICA L. (ANACARDIACEAE) IN MALVAN (MAHARASHTRA)", International Journal of Emerging Technologies and Innovative Research (www.jetir.org | UGC and issn Approved), ISSN:2349-5162, Vol.6, Issue 5, page no. pp189-192, May-2019, Available at : http://www.jetir.org/papers/JETIRCB06029.pdf

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Published Paper ID: JETIRCB06029
Registration ID: 204391
Published In: Volume 6 | Issue 5 | Year May-2019
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Page No: 189-192
ISSN Number: 2349-5162

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"DIVERSITY OF ANTS ASSOCIATED WITH MANGIFERA INDICA L. (ANACARDIACEAE) IN MALVAN (MAHARASHTRA)", International Journal of Emerging Technologies and Innovative Research (www.jetir.org | UGC and issn Approved), ISSN:2349-5162, Vol.6, Issue 5, page no. pp189-192, May-2019, Available at : http://www.jetir.org/papers/JETIRCB06029.pdf




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