Meranoplus dichrous

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Meranoplus dichrous
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Myrmicinae
Tribe: Crematogastrini
Genus: Meranoplus
Species: M. dichrous
Binomial name
Meranoplus dichrous
Forel, 1907

Described from a lone queen, the holotype was destroyed during World War II. This taxon is considered to be unidentifiable and its identity is uncertain.

Identification

Distribution

Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Australasian Region: Australia (type locality).

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Biology

Castes

Nomenclature

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

  • dichrous. Meranoplus dichrous Forel, 1907h: 274 (q.) AUSTRALIA. Unidentifiable taxon, incertae sedis in Meranoplus: Taylor, 1990c: 33.

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