Paltothyreus tarsatus striatus

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Paltothyreus tarsatus striatus
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Ponerinae
Tribe: Ponerini
Genus: Paltothyreus
Species: P. tarsatus
Subspecies: P. tarsata striatus
Trinomial name
Paltothyreus tarsatus striatus
Santschi, 1930
Synonyms
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Identification

Distribution

Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Afrotropical Region: Benin (type locality).

Distribution based on specimens

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The above specimen data are provided by AntWeb. Please see Paltothyreus tarsatus_striatus for further details

Biology

Castes

Nomenclature

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

  • striatus. Paltothyreus tarsatus var. striatus Santschi, 1930a: 53 (w.) BENIN. Combination in Pachycondyla: Brown, in Bolton, 1995b: 310; in Paltothyreus: Schmidt & Shattuck, 2014: 127. Senior synonym of kaya Özdikmen, 2010c: 997; redundant replacement name.

Description

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