Acropyga major

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Acropyga major
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Formicinae
Tribe: Plagiolepidini
Genus: Acropyga
Species: A. major
Binomial name
Acropyga major
Donisthorpe, 1949

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Distribution

Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Indo-Australian Region: New Guinea (type locality).

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Biology

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Nomenclature

The following information is derived from Barry Bolton's New General Catalogue, a catalogue of the world's ants.

  • major. Acropyga (Rhizomyrma) major Donisthorpe, 1949c: 755 (m.) NEW GUINEA. Nomen dubium: LaPolla, 2004a: 22.

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