Plagiolepis vanderkelleni

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Plagiolepis vanderkelleni
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Formicinae
Tribe: Plagiolepidini
Genus: Plagiolepis
Species: P. vanderkelleni
Binomial name
Plagiolepis vanderkelleni
Forel, 1901

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Specimen Labels

Subspecies

Identification

Distribution

Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Afrotropical Region: Angola (type locality).

Distribution based on AntMaps

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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.

  • vanderkelleni. Plagiolepis vanderkelleni Forel, 1901d: 310 (w.) ANGOLA. [Also described as new by Forel, 1903e: 564.] Combination in P. (Anacantholepis): Santschi, 1914e: 37. Current subspecies: nominal plus polita, tricolor.

Description

References

  • Forel, A. 1901g. Einige neue Ameisen aus Südbrasilien, Java, Natal und Mossamedes. Mitt. Schweiz. Entomol. Ges. 10: 297-311 (page 310, worker described)
  • Santschi, F. 1914e. Meddelanden från Göteborgs Musei Zoologiska Afdelning. 3. Fourmis du Natal et du Zoulouland récoltées par le Dr. I. Trägårdh. Göteb. K. Vetensk. Vitterh. Samh. Handl. 15: 1-44 (page 37, Combination in P. (Anacantholepis))