Nylanderia steeli

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Nylanderia steeli
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Formicinae
Tribe: Lasiini
Genus: Nylanderia
Species: N. steeli
Binomial name
Nylanderia steeli
(Forel, 1910)

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Specimen Labels



Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

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

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Distribution based on specimens

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The above specimen data are provided by AntWeb. Please see Nylanderia steeli for further details




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

  • steeli. Prenolepis (Nylanderia) steeli Forel, 1910b: 69 (w.) NEW GUINEA. Combination in Paratrechina (Euprenolepis): Emery, 1925b: 224; in Euprenolepis: Bolton, 1995b: 189; in Paratrechina: LaPolla, 2009: 5; in Nylanderia: LaPolla, Brady & Shattuck, 2010a: 127.